UNC-Chapel Hill named EPA Grant Recipient for Stormwater Management Project

September 1, 2017

UNC-Chapel Hill was recently named a recipient of the 319(h) Grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for an ecological advancement project that will improve the quality of water in the runoff from campus.

Categories: Campus Sustainability, UNC Three Zeros


Carolina in Sierra Club ‘Cool Schools’ Ranking

August 25, 2017

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranks 28th among more than 200 participating colleges and universities nationwide, according to the Sierra Club “Cool Schools” annual sustainability report.

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EVENT: 2017 Three Zeros Day, Sept. 25, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

August 25, 2017

UPDATED 9/21/2017. Join us for A Celebration of UNC Sustainability, recognizing the many campus programs, groups and departments that promote the Three Zeros Environmental Initiative on campus.

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Student Voices: Earth Week Snapchat #TarHeelTakeover with Three Zeros

May 19, 2017

During Earth Week 2017 (April 18-22) Elizabeth Harvell, the Three Zeros Student Representative for Sustainability @ UNC, hosted a Three Zeros Initiative takeover of the UNC – Chapel Hill Snapchat.

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New Lighting in Dogwood Parking Deck Will Significantly Reduce Energy Consumption

May 15, 2017

Facilities Services recently completed a comprehensive upgrade of the Dogwood Parking Deck’s lighting systems, replacing the high pressure sodium fixtures in the deck with new energy efficient LED (Light-Emitting Diode) lighting.

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The Carolina Campus Community Garden Turns Greener

May 10, 2017

UNC-Chapel Hill staff, faculty, students and friends celebrated the opening of a new solar greenhouse at the Carolina Campus Community Garden on Friday, April 21, as part of the University’s Earth Week celebration.

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