What gets recycled at UT? Well, everything from plastics (#1-7), newspaper, loose paper, non-placticized cardboard, and aluminum cans.
Where can you recycle? There are recycling receptacles (tan, 3-section) in the hallways of most of the main buildings and in all residence halls (blue bins) for paper, plastic, and aluminum cans.
So where’s the energy connection? Just follow the energy you use in a 100 Watt light bulb to the amount of coal burned at UT: