Climate Action

UF became one of the first universities to sign onto the President’s Climate Commitment in 2006 under President Machen and published the first UF Climate Action Plan in 2009. Over the past several years, staff and faculty from across UF have worked to reach goals set out in this plan, as well as develop ongoing initiatives to support future climate action.

UF Greenhouse Gas Inventory

UF Greenhouse Gas Inventory

A Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Inventory is a comprehensive look at the major sources of GHG-related emissions created through an institution's regular operations. Since the first endeavor to compile UF's GHG Inventory in 2004, UF has worked to improve the tracking, reporting and calculations to create a more accurate picture of…... Learn More

History of Climate Action at UF

History of Climate Action at UF

Over the past few decades, UF has continued to build on a long legacy of sustainability research and lead among universities in advancing sustainability and climate action. With robust administrative support, staff and faculty from across UF have worked to set and reach sustainability goals, as well as develop ongoing…... Learn More

Updating the UF CAP

Updating the UF CAP

Overview The University of Florida is in the process of updating the UF Climate Action Plan (UF CAP). This process is focused on developing a shared strategic framework for reducing and mitigating UF’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions (GHG) in order to reach carbon neutrality, as well as improving the university’s resilience…... Learn More

UF CAP: Get Involved

UF CAP: Get Involved

The University of Florida is in the process of updating the UF Climate Action Plan (CAP). Throughout this process, there will be multiple opportunities for the UF community to engage including: applying to participate in a Working Group, requesting presentations, providing feedback at coordinated opportunities, and submitting comments through the…... Learn More

Neutral UF Coalition

Neutral UF Coalition

UF is working toward major institutional changes to reach its goal of carbon neutrality by 2025, and the Neutral UF Coalition program provides an easy way for individuals to participate in helping the campus achieve its goal. The program is envisioned to reduce the GHG emissions of the university by impacting the footprint of various areas. Learn More

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