NC State Recognized With Gold Rating for Sustainability

NC State Recognized With Gold Rating for Sustainability

NC State’s sustainability efforts have earned the university its first Gold rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE).

AASHE’s Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System […]

Campus sustainability ideas sought at town hall

Campus sustainability ideas sought at town hall

How sustainable will NC State be in 2022? You can help decide.

NC State’s Sustainability Strategic Plan – the roadmap for advancing the university’s campus-wide sustainability efforts – needs updating for […]

Energy savings add up despite warm winter break

Energy savings add up despite warm winter break

Even with Raleigh temperatures hovering in the 70s many days during NC State’s winter holiday, the university avoided $288,990 in utility costs through its Winter Holiday Energy Saving Initiative.

From Dec. […]

University Housekeeping Receives Green Cleaning Award

University Housekeeping Receives Green Cleaning Award

NC State University Housekeeping has been recognized nationally as a Silver winner in the annual Green Cleaning Award for Schools and Universities competition sponsored by American School & University Magazine, […]

NC State Grabs Gold Rating As Best Workplace for Commuters

NC State Grabs Gold Rating As Best Workplace for Commuters

NC State is among the nation’s best employers at providing sustainable transportation options for its more than 6,000 faculty and staff members.

In the Best Workplaces for Commuters’ annual Race for […]

NC State Graduation Gowns Showcase Recycling, Reuse

NC State Graduation Gowns Showcase Recycling, Reuse

When thousands of NC State students become graduates at the university’s Dec. 18 commencement ceremony, they celebrate their accomplishment in sustainable style.

Each red commencement gown worn by the Wolfpack is […]

Talley Student Union Scores LEED Silver Certification

Talley Student Union Scores LEED Silver Certification

Talley Student Union has been awarded national certification for sustainability.

The  U.S. Green Building Council recently designated the building as a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified building at […]

Winter Holiday Provides Energy Saving Opportunity

Winter Holiday Provides Energy Saving Opportunity

While NC State students, faculty and staff enjoy winter holiday, many of the university’s buildings will also take a break in order to generate energy savings.

From Dec. 24 through Jan. […]