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Energy & Climate Change


NSCC is committed to a future with clean, renewable energy. Over the years, the College has pursued many energy conservation strategies to reduce energy consumption, including lighting upgrades and building envelope improvements. We recognize the urgency of continuing this work to further reduce our dependence on fossil fuel energy.

In the past 10 years, NSCC has reduced energy consumption by 24%.

Climate Change 

NSCC is committed to doing our part in addressing climate change. Since 2008/2009, our green house gas (GHG) emissions have decreased by 34%.

Water Reduction

Through retrofits with water-saving fixtures, and the implementation of water-saving initiatives, NSCC has reduced our energy consumption by 51% since 2008.