Transportation

The Goal:

"In the transportation area, BGSU’s overall goal is to reduce emissions by eventually moving towards a more sustainable fleet of vehicles that are used less, while at the same time reducing emissions from commuting, especially in single occupancy vehicles, and expanding the use of sustainable mass transportation."
-BGSU's Climate Action Plan, 2015

For more detailed information on BGSU's carbon emission profile and the detailed steps to reduce the emissions, please view the Climate Action Plan.

Campus Initiatives:

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Three Electric Vehicle Charging Stations are now up and running around the University. These locations are in addition to the three charging stations in downtown Bowling Green. More Info

GPS Shuttle Tracker

GPS Shuttle Tracker

Download the Transloc App to check the location of the shuttle!
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Orange Bike Rental Program

Orange Bike Rental Program

The Orange Bike Rental Program is designed to make emissions-free transportation accessible and affordable to students living off campus to reduce the overall carbon footprint generated by commuting. More Info

Shuttle

Shuttle

BGSU Shuttle is free for students to use in order to reduce the number of cars on the road. Shuttles stop at Kroger, Wood County Hospital, BG High School, and other locations. More Info

Green Roof Bike Racks

Green Roof Bike Racks

Two Green Roof Bike Racks were installed on campus in collaboration with the Ohio EPA. They feature live roof panels which help absorb stormwater, creates habitats, and offsets the urban heat island affect.
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