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1 Sill center sustainability assessment: creating a template for future use on campus buildingsGaines, Emily; Swanepoel, WillIn the United States, 80% of electricity consumption is by buildingsi. Nationwide, over 7 billion gallons of water is used each day for landscape irrigationii. The University of Utah main campus contains approximately 300 buildings on 1,500 acres of land. There is currently little data available reg...
2 Modeling Temporal Variation in Externalities Related to Electricity Purchases for BuildingsPleve, Kaden; Smith, Amanda D.Presented at the Global Change and Sustainability Center Research Symposium
3 Pilot study on how indoor environmental and physiological variables affect human thermal confortThomas, Jermy V.; Smith, Amanda D.Poster presented at GCSC Research Symposium, 2019.
4 Multi-Objective Optimization - Waste Heat Recovery Systems in Food ProcessingLegorburu, Gabriel2019 ASHRAE Winter Conference
5 How life cycle greenhouse gas emissions change with metrics at urban scale and national scaleGhaemi, Zahra; Smith, Amanda D. Smith
6 How to Cut the Cost of Accurate and Reliable Surface Level Atmospheric Observations by an Order of MagnitudeDeFord, AlexisThe building temperature energy monitoring system (BTEMS) project addresses the need for low-cost devices to measure ambient air temperature, humidity, and surface temperature. These sets of data are key in studying heat transfer between a building and its surroundings and in increasing the area ove...
7 Greening of Eccles Library: a Case StudyLe Ber, Jeanne M.; Gregory, Joan M.Define greening and sustainability. Outline the issues for libraries. Describe the greening process at Eccles Library. Applying the Four R's. What does it take? The future.2001-10-26
8 Older adults' attitudes, concerns, and support for environmental issues in the "New West"Caserta, Michael; Wright, Scott D.; Lund, Dale A.The natural environment has been a missing topic from education and public policy forums concerning an aging society. This study examines demographic trends and several socio-demographic influences on attitudes, concerns, and active support for environmental issues among older adults in a retirement...2003-08-01
9 Recommendations for greening the J. Willard Marriott Library: report of the Marriott Library Green Task ForceJ. Willard Marriott LibraryThe completion in Fall 2008 of the extensive renovation of the J. Willard Marriott Library and the moving of many staff groups back into the Library presents an excellent opportunity to identify and promote environmentally responsible practices and encourage sustainable behaviors. Recognizing this,...2008-09-25
10 Energy and environmental stewardship initiative: 2010 climate action planYoung, Michael K.From the desk of President Michael K. Young: It has never been an easy task to meet the practical needs of the present without the risk of compromising our delicate relationship with the environment. The dramatic effects of climate on the world have forced us to reassess our way of living and com...2010
11 2010 recycling and solid waste reportA presentation of the 2010 recycling and solid waste report for the University of Utah. This presentation includes the accomplishments for the year as well as areas of improvement.2010
12 University of Utah Green TeamsGreen Teams were started to help the University of Utah reach a goal of climate neutrality as soon as possible.2010
13 2010 recycling and solid waste annual reportThe University of Utah's Recycling & Solid Waste Programs have achieved great success. This report summarizes these accomplishments for 2010, explains current processes, gives program highlights, and gives suggestions for continuing improvement. Three key indicators help determine the University's s...2010-06-10
14 Water bottle filling station and awareness campaignGoal of this project is to work with students to create awareness and reduce the amount of plastics consumed by library staff & patrons. Funded by the Sustainable Campus Initiative Fund (SCIF).2011
15 Green Team FlyerPatterson, AshleyA flyer advertising ways of greening a department on the University of Utah campus2011
16 Become a sustainable Ute!A brochure on becoming sustainable on the University of Utah campus.2011
17 Paper project 2011Student Affairs initiative to reduce the overall consumption of paper -both recycled and non-recycled2011
18 Bicycle Master Plan: Part 1Alta Planning + Design and PsomasPart 1 includes introduction, goals and objectives, summary of existing plans and studies, and summary of existing conditions2011
19 Bicycle Master Plan: Part 2Alta Planning + Design and PsomasPart 2 includes needs analysis, infrastructure recommendations, non-infrastructure strategies and implementation2011
20 Bicycle Master Plan: AppendicesAlta Planning + Design and PsomasAppendices include bikeway design guidelines, selected projects, StreetPlan Model, project cost estimates, and public involvement summary2011
21 Full-scale composting financial feasibility studyMorris, CindyIn June 2005, the University's trash audit estimated 720 tons of compostable food, which was 11% of the overall waste. This study investigated collection of this organic waste. The study focused on 3 areas, since 69% of the food waste came from these: the Heritage Center Cafeteria, the Student Union...2011-08
22 Greening the library, greening the campusNichols, Karren E.This poster provides an overview of various sustainability related projects implemented by the J. Willard Marriott Library as the result of the library's 2008 Green Task Force Report.2012
23 University of Utah J. Willard Marriott Library: sustainability collection development policy reportBrunvand, AmyIn May 2012, the Marriott Library received grant funding from the Chevron Corporation to conduct an audit of the Library's collection development policies as they relate to sustainability. Out of these monies the Marriott Library Sustainability Working Group (MLSWG) was formed to compile this report...2012-10-31
24 Sustainability in the collection: an MLS student internship experienceBullough, Emily E.This poster provides an overview of a sustainability internship conducted at the Marriott Library from May to October 2012. Two library science students, Emily Bullough and Jessica Breiman, worked with two librarians and an English PhD student to develop a collection development policy for the subje...2013
25 An assessment of water: awareness, use, education, and sustainability at the University of UtahWasatch Waters Think TankThe Wasatch Water Think Tank gratefully acknowledges the individuals who donated their time and energy, and provided us with vital information relevant to this assessment. The following people visited our class during the Fall 2012 semester and shared their expertise on a range of Wasatch Water issu...2013-01-01
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