Tag: sustainability

Aurora Winslade honored with energy efficiency award

Aurora Winslade honored with energy efficiency award

July 22, 2015  |  Comments
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Former UH staff member Aurora Winslade to receive the Rising Star of Energy Efficiency student award for her dedication to energy efficiency in Hawaiʻi and beyond

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Sustainability summit recognized for green event practices

Sustainability summit recognized for green event practices

July 17, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Sustainability in Higher Education Summit wins Hawaiʻi Green Event Award from the Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism.

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Solar Cart project powers up renewable energy education

Solar Cart project powers up renewable energy education

July 10, 2015  |  2 Comments
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Engineers for a Sustainable World team at Kapiʻolani CC build a functional solar power cart from scratch.

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First net zero energy buildings under construction at UH Mānoa

First net zero energy buildings under construction at UH Mānoa

July 9, 2015  |  Comments
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New standalone classroom buildings will generate at least as much energy as they use.

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Protecting the deep sea: a call for balancing mining and ecosystem sustainability

Protecting the deep sea: a call for balancing mining and ecosystem sustainability

July 9, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa scientist Craig Smith proposes a strategy for deep-sea resource management and protection.

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Solar-powered plane’s team holds special session for UH

Solar-powered plane’s team holds special session for UH

July 7, 2015  |  2 Comments
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The Solar Impulse 2 team invited UH students and faculty for a closeup look at the technology behind the solar-powered airplane.

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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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