CSU Sustainability Network Advances Environmental Movement
April 24th, 2015
CSUâ€™s sustainability mission is to broaden and diversify the environmental movement statewide by implementing sustainable practices and giving students the skills needed to solve the planetâ€™s most urgent environmental needs.
CSUâ€™s green vision encompasses goals such as reducing CO2 emissions by 15 percent by 2020, increasing onâ€site selfâ€generation capacity to 80 megawatts (MW), reducing water consumption by 20 percent by 2020, integrating sustainability into academic curriculum and reducing solid waste disposal by 80 percent by 2020. The CSU has begun collaborating with the local community on developing a green workforce and supporting various green projects to further cultivate sustainability throughout California. More…