sustainability

landscape photo of DESRI's Hunter Solar site in Emery County, Utah set against mountains and blue sky

The U reaches 71% renewable energy

A new solar energy contract drastically reduces the university’s carbon footprint.


Go green and ride electric for less

Magnum e-bikes are now available at 10% off through the Campus Store.


RedPrint: A secure, sustainable approach to campus printing

Control when and where your jobs are released.


How Salt Lake’s buildings affect its climate future

Researchers say that building policies now can have big impacts on energy use in the future.


Pilot an Air Quality Scholars program

Air pollution is a major problem in Utah and around the world.


U exceeds federal energy reduction commitment

The University of Utah has been using less energy as it rapidly expands.


U logs more trips than any team in Clear the Air Challenge

The U logged 24,517 trips, which is over 10,000 trips more than any other team.


A view over a hazy city stretching into the horizon.

NASA satellite offers urban carbon dioxide insights

Using data from NASA’s Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2, researchers found connections between the population density of cities and how much carbon dioxide they produce per person.


Clear the Air Challenge update

The University of Utah team is currently in the lead.


UTA on Demand by Via

The new service aims to enhance connectivity to TRAX and FrontRunner lines for commuters.