- Along with a handful of leading higher education institutions, UBC was recently recognized at the International Institute for Sustainable Laboratories last month for leadership in promotion of the new ACT label and taking action on sustainability.details.
In the Spotlight
Grab a sweater and prepare for a cooler campus
Starting this month, UBC will be slightly reducing campus building temperatures to conserve natural gas. The temperature drop is urgently needed due to a pipeline rupture in October, which has diminished provincial natural gas supplies. Learn what you can do at work, and at home to conserve energy. Read more.
Save energy with the Seasonal Shutdown
Do you work on campus? Or are you a resident leaving for the holidays? Don’t forget, you can help save energy by participating in the Seasonal Shutdown over the holidays. Read more.