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UW–Madison signs Second Nature Resilience Commitment

Media Coverage

November 8, 2019 By Nathan Jandl Following on the University of Wisconsin–Madison’s recent STARS silver rating for campus sustainability, Chancellor Rebecca Blank has announced that UW–Madison will sign the Resilience Commitment administered by Second Nature. Chancellor […]

Zero Energy Buildings & DES

Blog Post

Webinar: September 26, 2019 Click here to view the archived copy of the webinar Zero Energy Buildings & District Energy Systems: A case study from Spokane Currently under construction in Spokane, […]

BYOP Climate & Energy Workshop

Blog Post

Boston University, ENGIE, Second Nature and Boston’s Green Ribbon Commission hosted a peer-to-peer seminar / workshop on Climate and Energy issues for Campus Decision-makers in July 2019 at BU’s campus […]

Call It What It Is and Then Do Something About It

Blog Post

This post was written by Tim Carter, President of Second Nature I ran across a new term today: Crisification. It doesn’t show up in any online dictionary, and I’m honestly […]

  • Climate Leadership
  • Commitments

Carbon Offset Project Types 101

Climate Action Guidance

This document gives a brief overview of common types of carbon offset projects and provides examples of each. Understanding the types of activities that can generate carbon offsets can aid campuses in evaluating offset purchases and deciding which projects to support.

  • Carbon Offsets
  • Commitments