Creating a Buzz on Campus

April 22, 2019

Carolina has been named a Bee Campus USA affiliate, joining more than 60 other universities working to improve their ornamental landscapes to sustain pollinators. The distinction recognizes the collective strength of educational campuses nationwide to benefit pollinators.

Categories: Projects, UNC Three Zeros


On Earth Day, OWASA and UNC Celebrate 10 Years of Water Resiliency

April 22, 2019

More than 2.1 billion gallons of wastewater has been reclaimed by OWASA for sustainable use at UNC for non-drinking purposes such as in chiller plants and toilets – saving ample water, energy, and material resources – a triple win for the planet on Earth Day! In 2009, OWASA and the…

Categories: Campus Sustainability, UNC Three Zeros, Water


Students hand paint a poster at Earth Day Fair 2018. Earth Day Events 2019

April 4, 2019

Three Zeros is supporting and promoting multiple events for the month of April that aim to support Earth Day and environmental awareness.

Categories: Events, UNC Three Zeros


UNC Stormwater to Break Ground at Chapel Creek Wetland

March 11, 2019

UNC Stormwater will break ground in the next month on an ecological advancement project at the UNC Outdoor Education Center, part of Carolina’s Campus Recreation Program, situated on a 67-acre tract  of land east of main campus.

Categories: Campus Sustainability, Projects, UNC Three Zeros, Water


UNC-Chapel Hill named Best Workplaces for Commuters 2019

February 6, 2019

UNC-Chapel Hill was named Best Workplaces for Commuters for 2019, making it more than fifteen consecutive years the University has received this designation.

Categories: Campus Sustainability, Greenhouse Gas, UNC Three Zeros


Brad Ives Recognized by NC Sustainable Energy Association

January 17, 2019

Associate Vice Chancellor for Campus Enterprises and Chief Sustainability Officer Brad Ives received the 2018 Individual Energy Leader Award from the North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association for his leadership on both the NC Energy Storage Study through the NC Policy Collaboratory and the proposed Green Source Advantage program.

Categories: Awards, Campus Sustainability, Greenhouse Gas, Projects, UNC Three Zeros