Charging into the Future of Transportation
Berkeley Lab is expanding the staff electric vehicle charging program and was recognized by the DOE. READ MORE »
Designing Buildings for Sustainability Performance
Sustainable Berkeley Lab has worked closely with the Facilities Division and the Joint Genomics Institute to ensure that sustainability is a key factor in the early planning and design decisions for the Integrative Genomics Buildings. READ MORE »
Sustainable Berkeley Lab, EHS, and the Facilities Division have launched a new waste diversion program, called Rethink Waste, in all of the main site buildings. READ MORE »
Every Drop Counts
The Lab is implementing its Water Action Plan in response to the drought in California and to support long-term water reduction goals set by the federal government and the University of California. READ MORE »
Berkeley Lab strives to extend its leadership in sustainability-related research to the sustainability of its operations.
Sustainable Berkeley Lab works collaboratively with partners across the Lab to reduce our environmental footprint, engage research to meet sustainability challenges, and improve institutional practices.
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Our New, Motivating Projects
12/23/15 - Sustainable Berkeley Lab is excited about a few new projects. More>
New Climate Agreement from Paris
12/11/15 - For the first time we now have clear and relatively consistent climate mitigation goals established from the international to the institutional level. More>
Annual Sustainability Reporting
12/4/15 - Sustainable Berkeley Lab submitted our annual [Site Sustainability Plan] and Consolidated Energy Data Report to the Department of Energy. More>