By 2014, UC Santa Barbara had already met the goal of reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions below 1990 levels by 2020. In 2017, campus GHG emissions were 19% below 1990 levels despite an almost doubling in campus building space.
The Sustainability Report includes a list of campus sustainability accomplishments and future goals. The report also provides a summary of campus awards, collaborations, and initiatives within sustainability over the last academic year.
Save energy for your Residential Hall or Apartment complex by taking simple actions like turning off the lights & taking the stairs. The Residential Hall or Apartment complex with the greatest reductions in energy use at the end of the competition will be crowned “Coolest UCSB Residential Hall.”
Here's what's happening around campus.