Sustainability

SUSTAINABILITY ISSUES AND GLOBAL CHALLENGES

 

Carbon Footprint
Green Technology
Friends of Earth
Sustainable Campus
• Student’s Projects

CARBON FOOTPRINT

 

• How to reduce carbon footprint (carbon emissions) at home

• What is climate change?

• Global warming 101

GREEN TECHNOLOGY• CNN: Pushing green technology

• NEW GENERATION OF SOLAR ENERGY

• Solar Energy Cheaper than Coal

• Greenpeace Renewable Energy

FRIENDS OF EARTH

 

• Friends of the earth 40th anniversary

• Friends of the earth international
o Hyperlink: http://www.foei.org/en/who-we-are/member-directory/groups-by-region/

SUSTAINABLE CAMPUS• Join Sustainable UTM (Kampus Lestari UTM)
o Hyperlink: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=336605670340

• UTM Sustainable Policy
o Hyperlink: http://www.utm.my/oad/sustainable-campus.html

• Activities around campus:
o Dare You Ride :  http://utm-mtbquest.blogspot.com/2010/12/bioss-utm-mtb-challenge-2011.html
o UTM installs energy saving lamps http://www.nst.com.my/nst/articles/25eledc/Article/art_print

• Fitness facilities SUSTAINABLE RESEARCH PROJECTS

• Lifecycle Costing & Assessment

Other information on sustainability

Energy saving tips: Energy vampires and phantom power loads

2 Degress Warmer: Ocean Life in Danger

3 Degrees Warmer: Heat Wave Fatalities

4 Degrees Warmer: Great Cities Wash Away

5 Degrees Warmer: Civilization Collapses