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Climate Change & Energy
Human Well-being & Social Systems

Lhoosk’uz Dené village taps into clean water after a 20-year wait

Human Well-being & Social Systems
Natural Resources

UBC breaks ground on $23 million renewable energy hub

Built Environment & Mobility
Climate Change & Energy

Materials innovation driving next-gen EV batteries

Built Environment & Mobility
Climate Change & Energy
Data & Technology

Implementing Free, Prior, and Informed Consent in mining practices

Human Well-being & Social Systems
Natural Resources
Policy, Economics & Governance

Opportunities

Climate Change Courses

This curated course collection highlights some UBC Vancouver courses with climate change-related...

UBC at COP26

Zero Waste Squad

Human Well-being & Social Systems

Sustainability Scholars Program

The Sustainability Scholars Program is an innovative paid internship program. We match UBC graduate...
Human Well-being & Social Systems

Initiatives

Climate Change & Energy
Since 2011, UBC’s energy conservation projects have reduced annual campus electrical use by 16 gigawatt hours (GWh). This is the equivalent to shutting down our campus for 3.5 weeks, and taking 1,500 cars off the road.
Production, Consumption & Waste
Built Environment & Mobility

Research & Teaching

Climate Change & Energy
The Bioenergy Research Demonstration Facility produces renewable energy for UBC’s campus using wood waste biomass. This helps reduce UBC’s GHG emissions and supports research projects on innovative clean energy systems.
Human Well-being & Social Systems
Arts (Vancouver)
Journalism
the role of social movements in public discourse, and understanding how issues related to science and technology become meaningful for diverse publics. changes to professional norms, practices and...