可持续性

Environmental 可持续性 is a defining issue of the 21st century, higher education can play a leadership role in addressing global climate change. Through the 研究, teaching, operational practices articulated in its Climate and 可持续性 Action Plan 3.0 (CSAP 3.0), 线上买球app致力于促进可持续文化和实施环保政策.

研究 on the Schuylkill River

Learning 可持续性

通过CSAP 3.0, 通过将与气候变化和可持续发展相关的问题纳入为所有学生提供的课程和联合课程,线上买球app继续将可持续发展奖学金作为优先考虑的项目. For the entire 潘 community, goal is to expand awareness of critical issues, highlighting 线上买球app的 leadership role in creating a more just and equitable local, 区域, 和全球社会. 

的 可持续性 Course Inventory 是向扩大关于线上买球app可持续发展课程的意识和信息可用性迈出的一步. 这份文件可以帮助学生确定适合他们特定课程和学习日程的可持续课程,以提高校园内的可持续素养.

的 Environmental 创新s Initiative aims to bring together 研究ers, 学者, 学生 and build collaborations across disciplines such as climate change, 可持续性, environmental equity等.

潘 President Amy Gutmann with two student volunteers during Move-In Green 2018

潘 President Amy Gutmann with two student volunteers during Move-In Green 2018

节约能源

减少大学碳足迹最重要的方法是减少能源消耗. Because of this, an extensive energy management and conservation strategy figures prominently in 线上买球app的 Climate and 可持续性 Action Plan 3.0.

线上买球app签署了 Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) 为了创建一个太阳能项目,使大学朝着在2042年前实现100%碳中和校园的承诺更近了一步. 根据该协议,两处新的太阳能设施将建成,总容量为220兆瓦, 预计将产生约75%的学术校园和线上买球app医疗系统的总电力需求.

绿色设计

One of the world’s most attractive urban campuses, 潘 is home to significant achievements in planning, 景观设计, 和建筑. 屡获殊荣的 佩恩连接 校园发展计划指导着线上买球app对健康建筑环境的承诺. Following the recommendations of the CSAP 3.0, 潘 is implementing new strategies to increase ecologically managed green space, decrease energy consumption, promote awareness of 可持续设计.

线上买球app西费城校区是ArbNet认证的二级植物园. 的 潘 Campus Arboretum curates and manages a diverse collection of trees, 重点是保护和维持城市森林,以造福社区, environmental benefits, 研究, educational opportunities. 线上买球app的 campus is an urban forest with over 6,500 trees in its collection, over 240 species of trees and shrubs, 10 specialty gardens and 5 urban parks. 生态景观管理计划的实施将建立在景观最佳实践的基础上,并将改善校园景观和开放空间的生态设计和管理.

尽量减少浪费

While waste may not be the largest contributor to 线上买球app的 carbon footprint, it is certainly the most visible. 线上买球app的 ReThink Your Footprint campaign inspires individuals to adopt the mantra of reduce, 重用, recycle—in that order—across campus. CSAP 3.0呼吁大学继续改善校园最常见的垃圾流:堆填垃圾的管理,以减少都市固体废物,并提高回收率, single-stream recycling, 堆肥, 电子垃圾, 建设, demolition waste. Special Recycling and Reuse Collection locations 可以在校园内找到,并接受各种各样的物品,不能通过单一的流回收.

减少排放

penn 工作人员 member biking to work

作为大费城地区最大的私人雇主和成千上万的通勤者的目的地, 潘 recognizes the significant impact of auto travel on the environment. 潘 Transit’s rich portfolio of programs 这些举措帮助学校增加了员工和教师选择可持续通勤方式的人数, while continuing to maintain a safe and accessible campus. CSAP 3.0通过促进为提供教师而设计的项目和服务继续这些努力, 工作人员, 学生 with a wider array of environmentally sustainable commuting options. Examples include the Bike Commuter Reimbursement ProgramSEPTA Employer Commuter Discount Programcampus electric vehicle charging stations等.

Purchasing Practices

Purchasing 服务 与具有相同目的的同类产品和服务相比,寻求增加对环境影响较小的产品的购买. 这项倡议鼓励大学的首选供应商提供促进环境管理的产品, 邀请线上买球app的教职员工用环保产品来满足他们的购买要求. Some examples of sustainable procurement programs include:

  • 学校 and Centers can participate in 线上买球app的 Managed Print 服务 (MPS) Program to save money and print materials.
  • 的 Catering@潘 网站提供了线上买球app优先合同餐饮服务商的信息搜索功能,以支持该大学的环境和经济可持续性优先事项.
  • 本的阁楼 是否有一种简单且可持续的方法来为不再需要的物品(实验室设备, 家具, office supplies) by School and Center departments.
student watering plants at orchard

Food and 健康 Collaborative has turned an unused expanse of turf into a productive growing space.

吃当地的

潘 餐厅 is firmly committed to providing its community with sustainably produced, locally sourced food, has partnered with Bon Appétit Management Company to achieve this end. Bon Appétit’s Farm to Fork initiative enables 潘 to purchase local, 健康的, 通过尊重农场工人和动物的做法生产美味的食物,并为后代补充线上买球app共享的自然资源. This commitment invites 学生, 工作人员, 教师 to engage in educational opportunities about 健康的 lifestyle choices, sustainable agriculture, a low-carbon diet.

健康

CSAP 3.0将重点放在健康和可持续发展的主题在校园社区的交叉. 如果线上买球app提高对线上买球app周围环境的意识,养成促进健康环境的习惯,那么从环境可持续性到个人健康的飞跃就不远了.

的 佩恩公园农场 是一项新举措,标志着线上买球app公园果园扩展为线上买球app的第一个校园城市农场. 农场, located in 潘 Park, 举办了各种各样的可持续发展和健康规划,并拥有一个温室和地下床的生长.

的 30 x30挑战 encourages the 潘 community to get outside, 了解 local ecology, appreciate the beauty of nature. 参与者挑战自己,在4月的30天里,每天至少花30分钟在户外.

的 NatureRx程序 supports the writing of “prescriptions” to be out in nature, 因为研究表明,在大自然中度过的时间对线上买球app的健康和幸福有积极的影响. NatureRx鼓励线上买球app的社区到大自然中去,以减少压力和焦虑, 提高能源, have protective, 恢复时间. 找到自然 访问线上买球app的地图.

Educational Programs

潘 abounds with opportunities for 学生, 教师, 工作人员 to 研究, 了解, 倡导, implement 可持续性 practices on campus and beyond.

该组织的使命 Department of Earth and Environmental Science 是将地球科学家的时间观带入当代自然资源保护和环境质量问题.

的 Kleinman Center for Energy Policy focuses on projects that foster thoughtful and impactful energy-related 研究, develop the next generation of energy leaders, 并为能源政策利益相关者探索各种选择和制定议程创造条件.

潘 Program in the Environmental Humanities is a collective of 学者, 学生, 艺术家, 科学家们, 教育工作者的使命是在环境人文学科的紧急领域唤起当地和全球的意识和参与.

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