• Triton College Sustainability Center

    The Triton College Sustainability Center aims to expand training and employment opportunities while improving community and environmental health. We work in collaboration with the Greening the Campus Committee.

    The Sustainability Center works in association with the Illinois Green Economy Network.
    What Does Sustainability Mean?

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    What's Green At Triton?

    Visit our Interactive Campus Map of sustainability related improvements and programs on campus.


    Sustainability Planning Guide

    The Triton College Sustainability Planning Guide works to create a shared vision of holistic sustainability throughout Triton’s sphere of influence, embedding sustainability into Triton’s everyday workings and culture. The scope and content was driven by Triton’s role as an educational institution, as well as a leader within the local community. This guide illustrates Triton’s dedication to teaching, promoting and modeling sustainability on campus and in the community.

    Download a copy of the Sustainability Planning Guide.

    View Triton Sustainability Initiatives.


    Building Dashboard

    Visit the Triton College Building Dashboard to view real-time data regarding building electricity consumption and production of electricity from solar photovoltaic panels.


    The Four Cs of What We Do


    We make sustainability a guiding principle for all institutional practices, promote initiatives that reduce energy use and environmental impacts, and serve as a demonstration site for teaching and our community.


    We provide assistance and training to faculty and staff to integrate sustainability and green economy content into most disciplines and general education programs.


    We identify, develop and expand quality green job/career training for students and workers, while being effectively informed by community and employer partnerships.


    We serve as regional and sector partners for mobilizing community and employer engagement, fostering community education, and supporting action for environmental sustainability.

    News and Events

    September 24 - Date Change
    Green Drinks - Steps Toward a Sustainable Future: Energy, Food, and Water
    Time: 6:30 PM
    Location: B-223

    Most of us inherently understand, that in the long run, we can not continue to exploit fossil fuels to power our homes and vehicles and to use large amounts of water to produce our food that in many cases must be shipped thousands of miles to our grocery stores. We will explore some of the steps that we can take to reduce our dependence on non-renewable energy sources, reduce our need for large amounts of water for food production, and enable us to provide some or all of our food locally. For more information, contact Adrian Fisher at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3578 or email adrianfisher@triton.edu.

    Contact Us

    Adrian Fisher
    Sustainability Coordinator
    (708) 456-0300 ext.3578


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