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.

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.

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.

UNC-Chapel Hill to Recycle Kenan Stadium Bleachers

March 15, 2018

When it came time to remove the aluminum bleachers in Kenan Stadium, UNC Athletics sought out assistance from the Procurement Services Office and the Three Zeros Environmental Initiative to recycle the metal.

UNC-Chapel Hill Hosts First Quarterly Meeting with Burt’s Bees

February 1, 2018

Staff from Burt’s Bees and the UNC-Chapel Hill Three Zeros Environmental Initiative met at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for the initial quarterly meeting since the partnership began to exchange strategies for reducing both organizations’ environmental impact.

UNC-Chapel Hill Recognized at GoTriangle’s Golden Modes Awards

November 15, 2017

UNC-Chapel Hill Transportation and Parking has again been recognized at GoTriangle’s Golden Modes awards ceremony for its dedication to commuter access, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and long-running history of service to the University.

UNC-Chapel Hill Launches Bike Share Program

October 26, 2017

On Wednesday, October 25, UNC-Chapel Hill launched Tar Heel Bikes, its new bike share program. The program provides affordable, environmentally friendly transportation across campus.

Three Zeros Day: Celebrating Sustainability at Carolina

September 27, 2017

At the first Three Zeros Day: A Celebration of UNC Sustainability, more than 30 departments and student organizations showed off important sustainability work happening at Carolina and campus officials announced a new partnership and initiatives meant to get Carolina closer to its goals.