|A UCSC student demonstrates use of the newest TAPS "Fix-It" bike maintenance station. Read more about bike-related news below.|
UCSC awarded $4.5 million NSF grant for renewable energy research and education
UCSC PowerSave Green Campus Yearly Summary
UCSC's PowerSave Green Campus Program works on energy efficiency and water conservation projects throughout the campus. Check out some of their metrics showing the impact they've made in the last year:
Total kWh (kilowatt hours) savings: 1,609,339.50 kWh
Total Potential savings: 1,988,131.95 kWh
Total CO2 lbs savings: 843,293.9 lbs
Total potential savings: 1,121,097.3 lbs
Total $ savings: $209,214.14
Total potenital savings: $265,474.85
See the PowerSave Green Campus Facebook page or website for more information.
What are your thoughts about this month's news? What are you most proud of related to campus sustainability at UCSC? What do you want to see happen here? Post in the comments!