Today, finding an eco-friendly college campus has become a priority for many high school graduates. From SolarPower.guide, this infographic looks at the top 30 universities that use the most green energy as a percentage of their total power use. According to the visual and the data, it's Georgetown University that is the greenest college in the United States. In fact, Georgetown University received top honors as being the most environmentally sustainable university in 2017 from The Princeton Review.
In these rankings, several factors are considered, including sustainable food sources, environmental study opportunities, greenhouse gas emissions, waste management and campus recycling, and sustainability committees and officers. Some other colleges that are in the top five greenest schools in the country include Carnegie Mellon University, Saint Louis University, University at Buffalo (State University of New York) and the University of Vermont. Of these 30 Universities that are considered to be the greenest schools, did your current school or alma mater make the list?