As U-M works toward carbon neutrality, plans are moving forward for renewable purchased electricity, widespread geo-exchange heating and cooling systems, and innovative financing mechanisms. These initiatives, among others, are detailed in the inaugural Climate Action at the University of Michigan report, which covers carbon neutrality and sustainability efforts taken during the 2022 fiscal year.
The 62nd meeting of the Council of the Global Environment Facility (GEF Council) discussed the negotiations of the eighth replenishment of the GEF Trust Fund (GEF-8) at its meeting in McLean, Virginia, on June 21-23, 2022.
The geopolitical turmoil and pandemic supply-chain disruptions have exposed devastating cracks within the world’s highly complex food system. At the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), SEAS graduate Amy Senter (BS ’08, MS ’11) is mobilizing efforts to address these formidable challenges.