Welcome to the Virginia Tech's Award Winning Office of Energy and Sustainability
VT is a Leader in Campus Sustainability
The University Council approved the Virginia Tech Climate Action Commitment Revision 1 on May 6, 2013. View the memo. The original VTCAC was approved by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors on June 1, 2009. The University Council accepted our Sustainability Plan on Earth Day, April 22, 2009. View the plan.
Recent Sustainability Achievements
(Click the logos below to view more information about the VT STARS Report, Tree Campus USA certification, and the Princeton Review.)
The Office of Energy and Sustainability (OES) was established in accordance with the Virginia Tech Climate Action Commitment (VTCAC) Resolution and is responsible for monitoring energy usage and GHG emissions, overseeing the implementation of the VTCAC Resolution and the accompanying Sustainability Plan, coordinating programs for campus sustainability, and managing a campus wide student internship. OES routinely coordinates with other departments on sustainability-related activities including Housing and Residence Life, Dining Services, Transportation and Campus Services, Virginia Tech Electric Service, Environmental Health and Safety Services, and many others.
2013 Annual Report on Campus Sustainability
View highlights and the 2013 annual report.