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Student Leadership Award nominations accepted until Sept. 9

August 6, 2019

In its second year, The Three Zeros Environmental Initiative Student Leadership Award recognizes outstanding student contributions to the advancement of the Three Zeros Environmental Initiative. One recipient will receive $500.

The Path to Three Zeros

May 3, 2019

This semester we asked Chief Sustainability Officer and Associate Vice Chancellor for Campus Enterprises Brad Ives to define each of the Three Zeros and share some of the goals and upcoming projects of the Initiative.

On Earth Day, OWASA and UNC Celebrate 10 Years of Water Resiliency

April 22, 2019

More than 2.1 billion gallons of wastewater has been reclaimed by OWASA for sustainable use at UNC for non-drinking purposes such as in chiller plants and toilets – saving ample water, energy, and material resources – a triple win for the planet on Earth Day!

Earth Day Events 2019

April 4, 2019

Three Zeros is supporting and promoting multiple events for the month of April that aim to support Earth Day and environmental awareness.

Brad Ives Recognized by NC Sustainable Energy Association

January 17, 2019

Associate Vice Chancellor for Campus Enterprises and Chief Sustainability Officer Brad Ives received the 2018 Individual Energy Leader Award from the North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association for his leadership on both the NC Energy Storage Study through the NC Policy Collaboratory and the proposed Green Source Advantage program.

Three Zeros Day Celebrates Accomplishments, Plans for Future

October 10, 2018

Three Zeros Day Celebration highlighted all of the past year’s accomplishments in waste, water and greenhouse gas reduction, while looking ahead to projects that will improve UNC-Chapel Hill’s environmental footprint over the next several years.

How to Plan a Green Event

October 10, 2018

Three Zeros hosted two events for Three Zeros Day that were both zero-waste. How can your organization or department host a green event?

UNC Hosts Second-Annual Three Zeros Day

September 10, 2018

On Tuesday, Sept. 25, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will hold its second-annual Three Zeros Day, celebrating waste, water and greenhouse gas reduction on campus. The events include a fair on Polk Place from 11 a.m.- 2 … Continued