VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) -- The University of South Dakota is starting a program that specializes in developing renewable energy and preserving natural resources.
The college will offer a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Arts in Sustainability.
USD officials say the program will focus on South Dakota industries such as wind energy, hydroelectric power, geothermal energy, biofuels and construction.
The program will begin in the fall of 2012.
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