Med center in energy curtailment

UNMC and the Nebraska Medical Center will be in energy curtailment through Friday.

World Oceans Day

Today is World Oceans Day — a day essentially as important as Earth Day, considering how much the ocean supports humanity and all other organisms on earth.

World Environment Day is June 5

This Saturday, June 5, is World Environment Day. This day was founded in 1972, and in the following years, a platform was created to raise awareness about the many problems facing the environment. Some of these problems include air pollution, plastic pollution, sea level increase and…

Energy curtailment

Control energy demand to lower emissions and costs.

Happy National Transportation Week

National Transportation Week

Bikeshare and transit

As the weather warms up, we can expect to see an increase in bicycle commuters coming to campus.

A review of sustainability successes

From 2012 to December 2019, the med center’s sustainability engagement increased significantly.

Project Drawdown

As these numbers continue to rise, it seems harder and harder to reach a point where we are actually decreasing the amount of CO2 in the atmosphere.

Blankets for Kids

Old lab coats helping kids, seniors

Construction and Demolition Waste

When buildings are remodeled, what happens to all that “stuff”?