The University of Washington has committed to reducing our greenhouse gas emissions by 45% by 2030. The UW's Sustainability Action Plan describes the University's commitment and strategies for meeting this commitment.
You can find more information on the Sustainability Action Plan page.
The UW is working to overhaul our energy system and reduce emissions.
The Board of Regents voted in 2022 to divest the endowment fund from fossil fuels.
Research units and departments across the UW are studying impacts of climate change.