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Second Nature has partnered with Ceres and the Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) to support and engage campuses on policy and legislative issues that impact climate action goals. Presidents and Chancellors […]

  • Policy

Carbon Credit and Purchasing Program (C2P2)


Introduction The Carbon Credit and Purchasing Program (C2P2) is an initiative to support colleges and universities in developing and marketing carbon offsets as a way to accelerate their progress towards […]

  • Carbon Offsets

University Climate Change Coalition (UC3)


The University Climate Change Coalition, or UC3, is a bold new coalition of 18 leading North American research universities that will prototype a collaborative model designed to help local communities achieve their climate goals and accelerate the transition to a low-carbon future.

We Are Still In


Second Nature helped coordinate a statement on behalf of governors, mayors, CEO’s and college and university leaders declaring that, despite the federal government’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement, […]



Second Nature highlights the remarkable carbon reduction milestones, renewable energy advancements and Climate Commitment achievements of universities and colleges in the Climate Leadership Network through awards programs. The celebration of […]

  • Recognition

Rocky Mountain Institute and Business Renewables Center Partnership


Introduction Second Nature is partnering with the Rocky Mountain Institute to provide signatories of the Presidents’ Climate Leadership Commitments with complimentary access to the Business Renewables Center (BRC), in order to streamline […]

Billion Dollar Green Challenge


Introduction The Billion Dollar Green Challenge initiative advocates for the efficacy of green revolving funds (GRFs), and works to increase the number and size of self-managed green revolving funds at […]