Events

Ball State Geothermal Conference

Ball State will be holding a geothermal conference - GEOCON II:  Design, Drilling and Equipment - on April 10th.

Earth Week Arts Contest

Enter your artistic creation by April 14th for a chance to win prizes! Take a look at our poster and entry form for details! 

Green Drinks

Join us for Green Drinks/Handlebar Happy Hour on April 1 from 5-7 PM at Smith's Row in Columbus

Kids Think! Energy

Think! Energy Classes will start on May 10th at 1:30 PM at Parkside School.

Featured Articles

Columbus as a Cool City

Cities across the country are putting into place effective energy solutions without waiting for distant national or international agreements. Some call it the Cool Cities movement.


Local Congregations Act on Convictions

Whether it's a sense of stewardship related to humans "having dominion over the earth" or an appreciation for "the interdependent web of all existence", local congregations are striving to become green sanctuaries.

Kids Think!Energy

In just a few years, our kids will be driving, selecting cars, voting for public officials, setting up their own households, and making the energy policy choices adults are mostly deferring. Think!Energy starts the dialogue.

Laissez les bon temps roulez

Does a more elegant method of transport exist? Admittedly,we don't always look elegant as we commute, but cycling IS low carbon,efficient, off the grid and healthy.  So, let the good times roll...

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    It is time for Columbus to be part of a growing number of communities around the world which are taking positive, tangible steps to create sustainable communities.

    Read about proposals, programs, and priorities. 

    Comment and connect with others to make things happen.

    Sustainable Community

    Sustainable Community

    It is time for Columbus to be part of a growing number of communities around the world which are taking positive, tangible steps to create sustainable communities.

    Read about proposals, programs, and priorities. 

    Comment and connect with others to make things happen.

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    The people active in Energy Matters operate from a conviction that we are obliged to leave a good legacy for future generations.

    See what we've been doing and how we run the organization.

    Join us.

    Energy Matters

    Energy Matters

    The people active in Energy Matters operate from a conviction that we are obliged to leave a good legacy for future generations.

    See what we've been doing and how we run the organization.

    Join us.

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    Who is that behind the Foster Grants, bicycling in the winter with a container of recyclables on the back?

    These articles feature local issues and celebrate the great things our neighbors are doing.

    Also, see daily updates from the Greenwire environmental news service for the latest information about energy and environmental issues.

    Features and News

    Features and News

    Who is that behind the Foster Grants, bicycling in the winter with a container of recyclables on the back?

    These articles feature local issues and celebrate the great things our neighbors are doing.

    Also, see daily updates from the Greenwire environmental news service for the latest information about energy and environmental issues.

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    Find descriptions and links to other fine organizations and services working right here in Indiana.

    Access our Energy Matters' Speaker Bureau and presentations.

    Resources

    Resources

    Find descriptions and links to other fine organizations and services working right here in Indiana.

    Access our Energy Matters' Speaker Bureau and presentations.

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    Engage

    Add your voice to the Energy Matters blog.

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