Carbon Neutrality Initiative

What the battle over scooters gets wrong

The problem isn't what's on our streets. It's the streets themselves.

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Kindness: An unsung climate change tool

The solutions to climate change are not just technological — kindess can help any community weather its harshest impacts.

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Climate summit puts California, UC in the spotlight

The University of California is among the thousands gathering to share solutions at the Global Climate Action Summit.

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A guilt-free flip-flop

Affordable, sustainable footwear is possible — thanks to the power of algae.

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Can we grow one of the world's largest food crops without fertilizer?

We could be one step closer with the discovery of a new variety of corn.

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This solar greenhouse could change the way we eat

Pink is the new green, thanks to technology developed at UC Santa Cruz.

Republicans and Democrats agree on climate change — they just don't realize it

The key to fixing climate change isn't convincing people it's real: it's getting them to choose policy over party.

Ways to rally UC campuses for carbon neutrality

New report presents strategies for increasing campus engagement in the Carbon Neutrality Initiative

V. Ramanathan shares $1.33M sustainable development prize with fellow climate science pioneer

The renowned researcher from UC San Diego’s Scripps Institution of Oceanography is honored for his work.

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Stopping an environmental disaster before it’s too late

How UC research sounded the alarm on the ozone layer.

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