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NOVA’s Sustainability Journey

2018

  • The College completes its first Greenhouse Gas Inventory.
  • The College completes its first Waste and Recycling Report. 
  • The Robert G. Templin Jr. Higher Education Center (HEC) at the Loudoun campus is certified LEED Silver.
  • The College continues its Shuttle service to connect campuses to public transportation hubs and adds an inter-campus shuttle connection between Alexandria and Annandale.
  • The College continues its annual Green Festival at Annandale. 
  • The College holds a Waste and Recycling Symposium in conjunction with Fairfax County Solid Waste Management Program. 
  • The College continues to participating in PJM's Demand Response Program.

2017


2016

  • The College holds its first Environmental Film Festival at the Annandale Campus. 
  • The College continues to off-set 100% of its emissions from natural gas usage through a carbon offsets program with Washington Gas and Light and Chesapeake Bay Foundation.
  • The College continues its Shuttle service to connect campuses to public transportation hubs and adds an inter-campus shuttle connection between Alexandria and Annandale.
  • The College continues its annual Green Festival at Annandale.
  • The Woodbridge Arts and Sciences building is certified LEED Gold.

2015

  • The College begins off-setting 100% of its emissions from natural gas usage through a carbon offsets program with Washington Gas and Light and Chesapeake Bay Foundation.
  • The College continues its Shuttle service to connect campuses to public transportation hubs.
  • The College incorporates green cleaning terms into its janitorial contracts.
  • The College begins an Energy Conservation and Efficiency Program.

2014

  • The College continues its annual Climate Change Symposium.
  • The College begins off-setting a portion of emissions from natural gas usage through a carbon offsets program with Washington Gas and Light and Chesapeake Bay Foundation.
  • The College expands its Shuttle service to connect Loudoun and Medical Education to nearby Metro stations and Manassas Campus to Innovation Park.
  • The Parrish Hall (MP) building at the Manassas Campus is certified LEED Gold.

2013


2012


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2007

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