Progress and Performance

The goal is by 2020, through a combination of reductions and streamlining efforts, to reduce energy and GHG emissions by 10% and waste by 50% (using 2014 as the baseline)...

Sustainable Education

The goal is that by 2020, the University will have an educational and research framework that ensures students can gain a solid understanding of sustainability concepts and graduate with the capacity and commitment to solve problems locally and globally...


Engaging the Campus Community 

By 2020 the HKUST Sustainability Network will form a core social backbone to support and advance sustainability actions and policies across departments, schools, and the campus.

Research and Demonstration

Highlights from the year

The goal is to develop visible on-site demonstration projects that contribute to campus sustainability goals while showcasing the work of HKUST researchers as contributors to solving global sustainability challenges.