UNC may set new environmental standards based on water goal

March 23, 2016

UNC announced a goal to become water neutral at the Board of Trustees’ January meeting — but the University is still figuring out what that means.

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UNC not coal-free by 2020, but hopefully greenhouse gas-neutral by 2050

March 21, 2016

After abandoning UNC’s pledge to be coal-free by 2020, UNC announced a goal to be greenhouse gas-neutral at a January Board of Trustees meeting.

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Board of Trustees learn about UNC’s new environmental goals

January 27, 2016

Brad Ives, associate vice chancellor for campus enterprises, explained the goals — net zero water use, zero waste and net zero greenhouse gas emissions — to the Board of Trustees’ Finance and Infrastructure Committee Wednesday.

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