Sustainability in Engineering

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What is Sustainability in Engineering?

This new and improved ASAP stream is a multidisciplinary field of engineering focused on designing and implementing sustainable systems that will improve and preserve the quality of land, air, water and living systems for a more sustainable future. Participants may explore the sustainable topics of water and energy conservation, water and air quality treatment, urban design, and renewable energy to design sustainable engineering systems. This stream also looks at the economical and societal impacts on the community and our ecosystem.

Sustainable Design at UBC

Take a look at how UBC is applying engineering to design a more sustainable future.

Globally Accessible Renewable Energy System

Take a look at how off-grid solar energy can be a potential alternative to traditional energy systems.

Sustainable Urban Design

Check out how engineering design for urban systems can promote healthy and sustainable living.