Three Zeros Day Celebrates Accomplishments, Plans for Future

October 10, 2018

Three Zeros Day Celebration highlighted all of the past year’s accomplishments in waste, water and greenhouse gas reduction, while looking ahead to projects that will improve UNC-Chapel Hill’s environmental footprint over the next several years.

Categories: UNC Three Zeros


How to Plan a Green Event

October 10, 2018

Three Zeros hosted two events for Three Zeros Day that were both zero-waste. How can your organization or department host a green event?

Categories: Events


Well Said Podcast: Battle Grove Restoration

September 26, 2018

In this week’s Well Said podcast by University Communications, Sally Hoyt, a stormwater engineer in Energy Services, discusses how Carolina transformed a perpetually wet field near McIver Residence Hall into an aboveground stream that filters runoff water.

Categories: Water


Harnessing the Sun’s Energy in New Ways

September 24, 2018

A small tract of land in the southwest corner of the former Horace Williams Airport property is slated to house the University’s latest renewable energy project, this one powered by the sun.

Categories: Greenhouse Gas, UNC Three Zeros


Obie St. George Carolina People: Meet Obadele (Obie) St. George of Energy Services

September 12, 2018

Obadele (Obie) St. George is an Energy Engineer at UNC Energy Services who identifies energy-saving opportunities in campus buildings, quantifies savings amounts and helps raise students’ awareness of energy conservation.

Categories: Greenhouse Gas, UNC Three Zeros


UNC Hosts Second-Annual Three Zeros Day

September 10, 2018

On Tuesday, Sept. 25, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will hold its second-annual Three Zeros Day, celebrating waste, water and greenhouse gas reduction on campus. The events include a fair on Polk Place from 11 a.m.- 2 p.m., highlighting how the University is making progress in each…

Categories: UNC Three Zeros