Tag: sustainability

Tool sharing made easy

Tool sharing made easy

November 27, 2016  |  Comments
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The HNL Tool Library has dozens of tools to help finish that do-it-yourself job.

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HEI Acts of Aloha helps UH reduce carbon footprint

HEI Acts of Aloha helps UH reduce carbon footprint

November 21, 2016  |  Comments
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Hawaiian Electric Industries donated four Smart ForTwo Electric Drive vehicles to the University of Hawaiʻi.

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First net-zero buildings open at UH Mānoa

First net-zero buildings open at UH Mānoa

November 4, 2016  |  Comments
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These net-zero structures will provide valuable data on the effects of energy usage and building design on energy demand.

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2017 President’s Green Initiative Awards now accepting proposals

2017 President’s Green Initiative Awards now accepting proposals

November 1, 2016  |  Comments
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Project proposals for the $10,000 Green Project Implementation Award, as well as multiple $1000 Green Student Leader Awards, are now being accepted.

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Educational partnership to create next-generation sustainability leadership

Educational partnership to create next-generation sustainability leadership

October 17, 2016  |  Comments
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Partnership creates pathways for local students to help define and develop Hawaiʻi’s statewide green workforce and education goal.

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Sustainable community food systems program awarded ʻĀina Ulu grant

Sustainable community food systems program awarded ʻĀina Ulu grant

October 7, 2016  |  Comments
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The grant will build upon prior UH West Oʻahu’s successes by supporting a range of teaching, applied research and promotional and community engagement activities.

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Innovative projects sought for President’s Green Initiatives Awards

Innovative projects sought for President’s Green Initiatives Awards

October 4, 2016  |  Comments
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The annual awards support student leadership in sustainability, innovation and entrepreneurial problem-solving.

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UH Hilo climate change research project receives fourth year of funding

UH Hilo climate change research project receives fourth year of funding

October 4, 2016  |  Comments
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NSF has released $1 million from the Centers for Research Excellence and Technology Program to fund UH Hilo’s climate change research project.

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Symposium on climate displacement, migration and relocation to be held in Honolulu

Symposium on climate displacement, migration and relocation to be held in Honolulu

October 3, 2016  |  Comments
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The symposium aims to address legal and policy challenges and questions surrounding continental U.S. and Pacific Islands climate displacement and relocation.

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Research forecasts future ocean crisis

Research forecasts future ocean crisis

September 14, 2016  |  Comments
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A study by UH Hilo’s Matthew Knope warns of a future mass extinction if marine resources are not better managed.

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