ENVR E-180: Practical Sustainability for Small Organizations

Semester: 

Fall
  • Professor: Scott Curtis Stenger
  • Term: Fall
  • Days: M
  • Time: 5:50-7:50
  • School: Harvard Extension School
  • Course ID: 15758

This course communicates to students the knowledge they need to carry out sustainability actions in their organizations. Background information on sustainability is used to provide students with a clear understanding of climate change. The course has a focus topic of the week such as lighting, water usage, recycling, solar power, wind power, hydroelectric power, green buildings, government resources to assist in sustainability, sustainable office materials, and sustainable supply chains. This course differs from other courses by offering a topic of the week and learning about specific practices and products a small organization can adopt to make specific changes in line with that week's topic to become more sustainable.