Massachusetts Daily Collegian

The Green Latrine

By Nadia Ragounath

December 4, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

University of Massachusetts professor Caitlyn Butler piloted the “Green Latrine” in Agona Nyakrom, Ghana this past spring as a way to deal with health risks, farming needs and as a way to create energy. Butler, an assis...

Energy innovators exploring underground

By Zachary Weishar

December 5, 2010

Filed under Archives, Campus News

Deep beneath the surface, embedded in the earth’s crust, lies an untapped energy source both climate friendly and inexhaustible. According to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) at the Department of Energy (DOE),...