The University of Washington is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2014 Green Seed Fund, sponsored by UW Sustainability. The Fund awards money to select projects that advance sustainable research and contribute to campus sustainability goals. The 2014 winning proposals are:
- Building User Audit: Capturing Behavior, Energy, and Culture
- Indoor Environmental Quality Assessment
- Measured Benefits: Monitoring the Impacts of the UW Green Wall and Water Harvesting System
- Grounds Utility Vehicle Carbon Footprint Comparison
- Engaging laboratories in the UW Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences
The winners will receive nearly $279,000 in funding. Project teams will begin work in February and report progress to the Green Seed Fund committee mid-year. Most teams expect to complete work by early 2015.