Sustainability

U PEDALS TO GOLD

November 19, 2019

The U earned a Gold Bicycle Friendly University designation from the League of American Bicyclists thanks to efforts to promote safe, accessible bicycling on campus.



CLEAR THE AIR

October 1, 2018

U researchers find using a thermostat for heating and air conditioning systems that turn on and off based on air quality can clean the air in your home without using much more energy than a fan.



5 GREEN FEATURES

September 10, 2018

The newly opened Gardner Commons building, which replaced Orson Spencer Hall, was designed with sustainability at its core. Here are five of its green features.



BIKERS, UNITE!

September 4, 2018

Bikers of all stripes gather for the second annual U Bike Week, Sept. 10-14.



WATERSHED PROTECTION

August 27, 2018

Durable parking lot pavers reduce runoff at the Natural History Museum of Utah keeping stormwater in the soil.