Sustainability

Waterless toilet could be key for refugee needs

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UBC researchers potential solution for oil spills

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B.C. can’t meet 2050 climate targets without electric trucking: Study

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Will the vehicles of the future be powered by electricity or hydrogen?

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Zero-waste mobile phones come closer to reality

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Recycling experts hit milestone in quest for zero-waste phone

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Awards celebrate partnerships between business and academia

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UBC researchers invent new method to create self-tinting windows

UBC chemistry researchers have developed a simple, cost-effective technique for making smart windows that could lead the way for wide-scale adoption of this energy-saving technology.

Smart windows conserve building energy by switching from clear to tinted, dynamically controlling heat and light from the sun, depending on the building and occupants’ needs.

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Startup rolls into vehicle-sharing world with electric tricycles

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Electric-assist trike pilot program rolls out at UBC

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