Sustainable Energy Resources & Technologies

Iowa Lakes Community College has a long history of caring about the environment:

  • In the late 1970s, the college started an Environmental Studies program;
  • Construction Technology program has been including energy-saving initiatives for years;
  • A decade ago, the college started the first class of Wind Energy and Turbine Technology;
  • That was followed by construction of the college’s wind turbine which generates energy;
  • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC) and an upgraded Water Quality and Sustainable Aquatic Resources Technology program were launched.