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Sustainable Berkeley Lab collaborates with partners sitewide to reduce our footprint,
integrate sustainability into everyday operations,
and cultivate research opportunities

Initiatives

Climate

Improving buildings, greening the energy grid, and low-carbon commutes
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Waste

Rethinking waste through waste diversion and
smart purchasing
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Water

Upgrading fixtures,
stopping leaks, and
encouraging conservation
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SUSTAINABLE NEWS NEWS ARCHIVE

Water-Efficient Restrooms

3/8/17 - Recent restroom retrofits at the Lab are saving over half a million gallons of water annually. More>

Big Electric Vehicle Discount for Employees

3/6/17 - For a limited time, Berkeley Lab employees are eligible for a steep $10,000 discount on a Nissan Leaf. More>

New Lab Fridges are 70% More Efficient

2/27/17 - SBL’s 2016 Refrigerator Replacement Project has verified that its new refrigerators use 70% less energy. More>