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Piehler Launches Carolina Sustainability Council

November 6, 2020

The Council will support the transition to Sustainable Carolina, a new comprehensive initiative to move Carolina’s sustainability efforts forward, including the Three Zeros Environmental Initiative.

Mike Piehler Named Carolina’s Chief Sustainability Officer

September 2, 2020

In his new role, Mike Piehler will provide leadership and coordination of broad sustainability efforts on campus, develop a consistent plan to reach short- and long-term goals and serve as chair of the University’s Sustainability Council.

Winter Break Initiative Reduces Campus Energy Use

March 18, 2020

When the University closes for winter break, typically for nine to 11 days, the departure of students and staff provides opportunities for energy savings in buildings that will remain unoccupied during the break.

UNC-Chapel Hill named as Best Workplaces for Commuters 2020

February 3, 2020

UNC-Chapel Hill was named one of the Best Workplaces for Commuters by the National Center for Transit Research, making it one of 39 colleges and universities across the nation and one of four in North Carolina to receive recognition for its Commuter Alternative Program (CAP).

Ideas and networks spark at Sustainability Social event

September 11, 2019

The Three Zeros Environmental Initiative partnered with the Environmental Affairs Committee of the UNC Student Government Executive Branch for a casual networking event to welcome students back to campus and meet leaders of Carolina’s student organizations and departments working to advance sustainability on campus.