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Design and Construction works to maintain UC Merced's leadership in sustainable design and construction.  Sustainability influences our approach to land use planning, site selection, design and construction.

Green Buildings

Our buildings are among the most energy efficient in the country.  They reduce energy demand and provide real world teaching tools for building design, maintenance and construction. More...


Triple Zero Commitment 

UC Merced will be zero net energy, zero waste and zero net emissions by 2020. We plan, design and build the campus at the highest levels of sustainability. More...