• Awards

    Congraulations Sustainability Award Winners!

    Congratulations to the following 2012 Campus Sustainability Awards Winners! Thank you to Dr. Laura Huenneke for presenting the awards, to Scott Perelstein for being the Master of Ceremonies, and to Liz Wiggen and the Environmental Caucus for organizing the event. It was a wonderful evening! Faculty Award George Koch, Bruce Hungate and Deborah Huntzinger Bruce Hungate and George Koch lead the effort to build the Professional Science Masters degree in Climate Science and Solutions, and Debbie does an outstanding job now as its Graduate Coordinator.         Campus Organization Residence Life & Dr. Richard Payne Residence Life has quietly been at the forefront of enhancing the culture of…

  • Accomplishments,  Energy,  New and Announcements

    ABOR Approves $18 Million in Campus Energy Retrofits

    In the latest example of Northern Arizona University’s commitment to Sustainability, the Arizona Board of Regents has just approved an $18,000,000 performance contract between Northern Arizona University and the energy services company NORESCO. This contract will allow NAU to save approximately $1,500,000 a year in utility costs and will reduce NAU’s green house gas emissions to below 1990 levels by 2014. The construction will begin in late May and will take approximately 22 months to complete. This contract represents Phase 1 of the campus audit and retrofit with the Phase 2 audit taking place in the Fall. Lindsay Wagner, the Director of Sustainability and Energy Services for NAU Facility Services…