Environment and Sustainability

News about UB’s environmental programs and related sustainability initiatives. (see all topics)


Dimien, a chemical maker with a focus on eco-friendly manufacturing, previously won the Henry A. Panasci Jr. Technology Entrepreneurship Competition.


With new NSF funding, researchers will work to integrate citizen science data into the National Water Model


UB was recognized for its ability to generate its own green power thanks to the Solar Strand, SteelWinds and other efforts, as well as its leadership of the Localizing Buffalo’s Renewable Energy Future initiative.


Popular local event series opens its 10th season with a theme that’s close to home.


The program will close critical workforce gaps by strengthening the connectivity between clean energy employers and educators in Western New York.


Study reveals new forecast model, which suggests some energy providers may be underestimating future electricity demands.


Talk, set for 6 p.m. Thursday in 210 Student Union (Landmark Room), is titled "Solving climate change with courage and conservative principles.”


Beata Csatho, chair of geology and a renowned climate scientist, helped plan the satellite’s science goals and will be available for post-launch phone interviews.


Together this summer in the Arctic, the researchers and their guest shared a common goal: telling the story of a changing planet.


Several UB researchers have projects tied to the satellite — including geophysicist Beata Csatho, who will attend the September launch and helped plan the mission’s science goals.