The biggest challenge of our lifetimes is here. Colleges and universities need to prepare for the effects of climate change, but we’re not just passive victims of circumstance. Higher education is also an active agent for change, finding new ways to reduce atmospheric carbon, mitigate climate change’s consequences, and design more energy-efficient buildings. With integrated planning, with conversations, collaborations, and strategic initiatives, we can literally save the world … together.
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The built environment is a significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions. This article provides specific strategies you can use to evolve your campus toward carbon neutrality.