Energy and Water


  • Callie Mabry
  • Craig Mosher
  • Hannah Fisher
  • Jay Uthoff
  • Matthew Hammen
  • Sean Hemstad
  • Stratis Giannakouros
  • Jim Martin-Schramm (chair)

'13-'14 Agenda Items

  • Review and report Luther College's 2012-2013 carbon footprint information
  • Develop and approve criteria and priorities for utilization of Luther's Climate Action Fund
  • Develop a clear strategy to achieve Luther's 50% by 2015 carbon footprint carbon reduction goal 
  • Identify possible strategies to achieve Luther's 70% by 2020 carbon footprint reduction goal
  • Review DOE feasibility study for a natural gas-fired combined heat and power system on campus
  • Commission a high-level study regarding a landfill gas recovery project at the Winneshiek County Landfill
  • Update and improve public information about energy and climate matters on the website
  • Conduct the annual energy competition in early 2014 and improve energy education on campus

Meeting Dates and Times

Please contact task group chair, Jim Martin-Schramm ( for current meeting dates, times, and locations.