Tag: sustainability

University task group to study divesting UH of fossil fuel investments

University task group to study divesting UH of fossil fuel investments

January 22, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Board of Regents appointed task group members to examine the feasibility and desirability of the university divesting itself (selling off) of investments in companies involved in fossil fuel production.

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UH Mānoa energy efficiency saves millions

UH Mānoa energy efficiency saves millions

January 20, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Since 2007, UH Mānoa has saved more than nine percent on its projected energy costs, representing $3.4 million in energy savings in 2014 alone.

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UH to study divesting from fossil fuel companies

UH to study divesting from fossil fuel companies

January 8, 2015  |  3 Comments
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The Board of Regents approved the formation of a task group to evaluate how the university can divest itself of its interests in fossil fuel companies.

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UH research center adds renewable energy focus

UH research center adds renewable energy focus

November 13, 2014  |  Comments
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The U.S. Navy modified its contract with UH’s Applied Research Laboratory to add a new core technical competency in renewable energy.

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Gartley Hall built in 1921 receives 21st century renovation

Gartley Hall built in 1921 receives 21st century renovation

November 6, 2014  |  1 Comment
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Gartley Hall, the second oldest building at UH Mānoa, received a new lease on life after a 14 million dollar renovation.

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UH student Doorae Shin recognized for environmental stewardship

UH student Doorae Shin recognized for environmental stewardship

October 29, 2014  |  2 Comments
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UH Mānoa student Doorae Shin receives Brower Youth Award for significant efforts to improve campus sustainability.

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International leader to discuss global food security

International leader to discuss global food security

October 29, 2014  |  5 Comments
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International sustainable agricultural expert and UH alumnus Thomas Lumpkin presents “Global Food Security by 2050: Challenges and Opportunities” on November 10

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Food waste conversion the focus of new partnership

Food waste conversion the focus of new partnership

October 1, 2014  |  Comments
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CTAHR and ProtaCulture partnership aims to accelerate research in bioprocessing and conversion.

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Robert Franco presents at climate leadership summit

Robert Franco presents at climate leadership summit

September 30, 2014  |  1 Comment
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Kapiolani CC’s Robert Franco will be presenting at the 2014 Presidential Summit on Climate in Boston.

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Center for Pacific Islands Studies graduate speaks at U.N. Climate Summit

Center for Pacific Islands Studies graduate speaks at U.N. Climate Summit

September 23, 2014  |  Comments
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Recent UH Manoa graduate Kathy Dede Nein Jetnil-Kijner one of seven speakers to open Climate Summit ceremony

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