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The Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS) Green Program acts as an umbrella for a wide range of environmental efforts across FAS, with the goal of reducing the School’s impacts and of integrating resource consciousness into the fabric of FAS...
Harvard Kennedy School Sustainability The Kennedy School’s commitment to sustainability began with an active grassroots effort and is now institutionalized with a School-specific Sustainability Plan that was adapted from the University’s...
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HMS Green Initiative Highlights 1.3% Reduction in GHG Emissions in Existing Buildings, since FY06 40.5% Reduction in Trash Tonnage, since FY06 Increase in Recycling from 25% to 35.6%, since FY06 12 % Reduction in campus water use, since FY06 6 LEED...
The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study is home to three LEED certified buildings: Byerly Hall, Fay House, and the Schlesigner Library. The Fay House is the oldest LEED certified building in the United States according to the US Green Building...
Stay updated on Harvard's sustainability efforts Our monthly e-newsletter is packed with the latest news, events, and research happening at Harvard, plus resources and green tips to help you get involved in our work to build a healthier, more...
Sending his eyes across the Bright Hockey Center ’s broad expanse, Jason Waldron marvels at how much better the place looks. Waldron, Harvard Athletics ’ facilities manager, knows that the super-efficient bulbs he installed earlier this...
Host an annual freezer cleanout

Did you know that -80 freezers are the most energy intensive type of “plug load” equipment in a laboratory environment?

Research shows that in recent years both the frequency and severity of extreme weather events have increased in the United States.