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2013 Strategic Energy & Water Plan

March 13, 2014

2013 marked another big year for Energy Management’s energy and water conservation efforts. Energy consumption per square foot has declined over 33% since 2003 and potable water consumption per square foot has fallen 60% since 2000.

2013 Awards and Recognition

December 31, 2013

UNC Genome Sciences Building placed 1st in the 2013 Design Excellence Awards in Education from the American Society of Interior Designers and won the USGBC North Carolina Chapter 2013 Thomas Edison Award for Sustainability. The Energy Conservation Team won the … Read more

UNC Energy Management Celebrates Savings

April 23, 2013

UNC at Chapel Hill announced today that its NC Area Health Education Center, Tarrson Hall and Neurosciences Building successfully crossed the finish line in EPA’s 2012 ENERGY STAR National Building Competition: Battle of the Buildings. NC Area Health Education Center … Read more

UNC Morrison Competing Again

April 10, 2013

UNC Morrison Residence Hall is competing again in the Lucid Campus Conservation Nationals competition. They have also entered a video in the National Wildlife Federation’s Campus Ecology-Campus Conservation Nationals 2013 Video Contest.  Please vote for them at CCN Video contest tab of … Read more

Waste Assessment: Spring 2013

April 8, 2013

During the Spring of 2013, John Moran, an Institute for the Environment Field Site Intern conducted waste assessments in three buildings: Morrison Residence Hall, the Dean Smith Center and Mary Ellen Jones.

South Building Landscape Renovation

March 1, 2013

The landscape plants around the South Building were installed more than 20 years ago. At this current time, the landscape is in an advanced state of decline due to age and disease. The landscape is no longer sustainable due to … Read more

2012 Awards and Recognition

December 31, 2012

NC Area Health Education center placed #11 in Overall Top Energy Performer in the 2012 EPA Energy Star National Building Competition Tarrson Hall and Neurosciences Building received the 20% or Better Improvement Award in the 2012 EPA Energy Star National Building … Read more