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Announcements and other news about Ohio State's innovative partnership for comprehensive energy management.

University launches sustainability and energy innovation partnership

July 17, 2017: The university’s Comprehensive Energy Management Project officially launched on July 6. Approved by the Board of Trustees in April, it will improve Ohio State’s energy efficiency while advancing the next generation of sustainable energy solutions.  (Read more)

Campus update: Planning is under way for transition of energy systems 

May 2, 2017: Ohio State is working with the university’s new sustainability partner to complete the transition of our energy systems during the summer. (Read the campus-wide update)

Moody's: Upfront Payment from Energy Management Initiative Enhances Ohio State's Competitive Position

April 12, 2017: These thoroughly planned partnerships, the magnitude of which sets Ohio State apart from its peers, contribute to a significant increase in financial reserves and greater revenue diversity, credit positives for one of the nation's 10 largest public universities. (Read the report)

Ohio State University trustees approve Comprehensive Energy Management Project

April 7, 2017: The Ohio State University Board of Trustees today approved the Comprehensive Energy Management Project, a public-private partnership that promises to modernize the university’s Columbus campus, create substantial academic benefits and establish a major center for energy research and technology commercialization. (Read more)