Environment: A Clearer Vision for a Cleaner World

Advancing the world is only possible if it's a clean, sustainable place to live, and preserving the environment is a job for everyone. At Carolina, we are working to create, advance and implement clean technology to help drive economic growth and develop technology breakthroughs supporting water and food security, among other initiatives.

    Environment Funding Priorities

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    Combining Carolina Courses

    Exploring and writing about the everchanging coast of North Carolina


    Preparing the next generation of energy leaders

    The Duke Energy Foundation funds Carolina programs that prepare future leaders for the energy workforce.


    Climate Game-Changers

    Carolina undergraduates traveled to Ecuador to take a closer look at the Andes Mountains' carbon sink.

    Aaron Salzberg

    Changing the Way the World Works on Water

    “UNC has a long history of producing world leaders in water.”


    The Buzz on Campus

    It began nearly two years ago with a cluster of hungry honeybees swirling around a campus trash can...


    Harnessing Seaweed’s Full Potential

    Carolina students are changing the world.