11:47 am
Fri April 13, 2012

MSU Trustees Unanimously Approve Controverisal Energy Transition Plan

Students stand with signs with messages including "Clean Coal=Dirty Lie" and "Coal Free Is Really Spartan Green" at today's MSU Board of Trustees meeting.
Photo: Scott Pohl WKAR

Michigan State University Trustees have approved a controversial Energy Transition Plan.


MSU President Lou Anna Simon says the goal is for 100% of the university’s energy to come from renewable sources.


Several dozen students at today’s trustees meeting argued that the plan doesn’t move fast enough. After the unanimous vote, they launched a chant while the board continued its meeting.




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