UC Santa Barbara

April 28th - May 1st, 2021: Climate Justice Symposium for Transforming Education; July 2021 CHESC

Past Award Winners

The CA Higher Education Sustainability Conference wants to congratulate the 2009 Best Practice Award Winners Please see below for the announcement letters from the University of California and California State University Systems.

2009 Best Practice Award Winners

Overall Sustainable Design 

UC Davis; Veterinary Medicine 3-B

Honorable Mention: UC Merced; Science and Engineering Building

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo; Center for Sciences 


HVAC Design/Retrofit

UC San Francisco; Mount Zion Research Center 

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo; HVAC Demonstration Projects


Lighting Design Retrofit 

UC Davis; Bi-Level Exterior Lighting System

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo; Lighting Demonstration Project


Monitoring Based Commissioning 

UC Berkeley; Tang Health Center 

CSU San Bernardino; Chemical Sciences


Student Energy Efficiency 

UC San Diego; Green Campus Program 

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo; Green Campus Program 

Honorable Mention: Humboldt State University; Green Campus Program


Student Sustainability Program 

CSU Northridge; Satellite Chiller Plant and Subtropical Rain Forest