Tag: Geothermal Energy Project

Plans underway to remove power plant chimneys

Posted by on November 4, 2019

More than five years after successfully decommissioning Missouri S&T’s World War II-era power plant, the university plans to remove the plant’s two chimneys due to safety concerns and maintenance costs. The university plans to remove the chimneys by the end of the 2019 calendar year. Since S&T installed a geothermal energy system in 2014, the […]

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Geothermal system exceeds goals to reduce water, energy use and carbon footprint at five-year mark

Posted by on August 26, 2019

After five years of operation, Missouri S&T’s geothermal energy system continues to exceed its projected campus impact and efficiency.

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S&T to celebrate geothermal system completion

Posted by on November 4, 2014

Missouri University of Science and Technology will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of its geothermal energy system on Thursday, Nov. 6. The project, which began more than four years ago, is one of the most comprehensive projects of its kind ever undertaken by a college or university.

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S&T wins Climate Leadership video competition

Posted by on May 2, 2013

Missouri University of Science and Technology has won first place in the video voting component of the 2013 Second Nature Climate Leadership Awards, a month-long contest featuring sustainability initiatives at 19 colleges and universities across the country. Missouri S&T’s video will be featured online at planetforward.org over the next few months.

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