Carbon Neutrality Initiative

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How quickly we normalize extreme weather

Two billion tweets provide a glimpse into how we perceive our changing climate.

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Student activism pushes UC toward a carbon-free future

As UC's sustainability goals become increasingly ambitious, the entire community is pitching in.

Free shipping

The true cost of free shipping

Online shopping isn’t helping the climate-change fight — but there are simple solutions.

Southern Ocean storm

Oceans have absorbed 60 percent more heat than previously thought

Scripps researchers use oxygen, carbon dioxide measurements to infer ocean temperature increase.

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UC makes bold commitment to 100 percent clean electricity

The university pledges to transition to clean energy by 2025.

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UC named a national leader in renewable energy

For the second year in a row, the EPA recognizes the University of California with a Green Power Leadership Award.

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How we can recycle CO2 to make eco-friendly concrete

UCLA researchers take aim at a surprisingly large source of greenhouse gas emissions: concrete.

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 — kindness 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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