Green Power Partnership
|Location||Walla Walla, WA|
|Organization Type||Education (Higher)|
|Percentage Green Power||36.0%|
|Percent of Green Power Use Third-Party Certified (excluding On-site)||100%|
|Environmental Web Page|
Whitman College is a residential liberal arts and sciences undergraduate college, located in Walla Walla, Washington. Recognizing the impact Whitman College has on the environment and the leadership role Whitman College plays as an institution of higher learning, the college has developed a set of environmental principles and standards, which are consulted to promote an environmentally conscious campus. Whitman joined the Partnership in 2006 and is purchasing wind power for a significant portion of its campus power needs. In 2009, Whitman installed a 21 kW photovolatic solar array on its tennis center.