Tag: sustainability

New study models path for achieving Hawaiʻi’s renewable energy targets

New study models path for achieving Hawaiʻi’s renewable energy targets

June 29, 2015  |  Comments
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New report from Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute maps out renewable energy plan for Oʻahu and Maui.

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Garden of Wisdom: Growing sustainable food expertise in West Oʻahu

Garden of Wisdom: Growing sustainable food expertise in West Oʻahu

June 22, 2015  |  Comments
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New sustainable community food systems degree program is training leaders for the green collar economy.

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New Hawaiʻi Island community partnership aims to improve water quality

New Hawaiʻi Island community partnership aims to improve water quality

June 18, 2015  |  Comments
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Wai 2 Kai project aims to clean Hawaiʻi Island streams and lessen pollution entering the water.

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New law sets net-zero energy goal for UH

New law sets net-zero energy goal for UH

June 8, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Gov. David Ige has signed into law four energy bills, including one that sets a goal for the University of Hawaiʻi to become net-zero, by 2035.

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Finding Ulutopia at Kauaʻi CC

Finding Ulutopia at Kauaʻi CC

June 8, 2015  |  Comments
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Ulutopia Project at Kauai CC helps students study agriculture and sustainability.

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Marine Corps Base Hawaiʻi fast-fill hydrogen fueling station enabling zero emission transportation

Marine Corps Base Hawaiʻi fast-fill hydrogen fueling station enabling zero emission transportation

June 4, 2015  |  2 Comments
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The Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute commissioned a “fast-fill” high-pressure hydrogen fueling station at the Marine Corps Base Hawaiʻi.

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Public school gardens and sustainable health result of UH teamwork

Public school gardens and sustainable health result of UH teamwork

June 1, 2015  |  Comments
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New partnership between the Jahren Lab and the STEM Pre-Academy demonstrates how diets not only improve well-being, but the economic and environmental health of local communities.

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Board of Regents approves fossil fuel divestment

Board of Regents approves fossil fuel divestment

May 21, 2015  |  7 Comments
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Regents vote to divest the university’s $66-million endowment from coal, oil and gas companies.

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Kauaʻi CC joins hands to celebrate Earth Day

Kauaʻi CC joins hands to celebrate Earth Day

April 21, 2015

Kauaʻi CC comes together to celebrate Earth Day 2015 on April 22.

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Aloha ʻĀina: A Kanikapila for Earth Day at Windward CC

Aloha ʻĀina: A Kanikapila for Earth Day at Windward CC

April 15, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Windward CC celebrates Earth Day through music.

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