Energy & the Built Environment
Buildings account for 40% of all energy consumption in the U.S.
The idea of sustainable computing requires us to exam both the total impact of our technology use and the total benefit our technology systems provide.
Environmental Quality & Land Use
We are tasked with maintaining the integrity of our limited air, water, and land resources.
Food is a primary interface between sustainability and personal choice.
Resource Use & Recycling
The waste we generate has enormous impacts on our environment and communities.
Campuses contribute greatly to greenhouse gas emissions through transportation.
Explore sustainability at Indiana University by topic. The office of Sustainability approaches this broad field through seven lenses, including those shown here and Academic Initiatives. Click on topic to discover more.