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August Update from Delta Institute

08.28.14 | Announcements

Exciting things are underway atĀ Delta Institute. Learn more about our Transforming Waste Symposium, the Chicago Green Office Challenge , and more by checking out our August newsletter here.

Looking Beyond the Landfill: Touring Waste Management Facilities

08.21.14 | Announcements

On a sunny Saturday afternoon, a few Delta team members set out to get a behind-the-scenes look at the waste management system in the Chicago Metropolitan Area. They joined other interested citizens and environmentalists on a Southeast Environmental Task Force Brown Bag Eco-Tour that took them through some of the more hands-on steps of our waste disposal system. The tour…More

Delta Institute & IDEO to Collaborate on Innovative Smart Grid Effort

08.18.14 | Announcements

Delta Institute CEO Jean Pogge announced today that Delta Institute was awarded funding from the Chicago-based Illinois Science and Energy Innovation Foundation (ISEIF) to partner with world-renowned design firm IDEO on an innovative smart grid pilot in Illinois. Delta and IDEO will apply principles of human-centered design to help consumers to better understand their energy consumption by using the smart…More