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Stony Brook University is at the vanguard of the sustainability movement. Our commitment to a green future is evident everywhere on our 1,400 acres: from reducing our carbon footprint, to advocating recycling and using recycled materials whenever possible, to promoting alternatively fueled transportation. Explore the ways in which our campus is making an impact »

Advanced Energy Research & Technology Center
The Advanced Energy Research & Technology Center (AERTC) is a true partnership of academic institutions, research institutions, energy providers and industrial corporations. Its mission is innovative energy research, education and technology deployment with a focus on efficiency, conservation, renewable energy and nanotechnology applications for new and novel sources of energy.

Sustainability Studies Program
Stony Brook University is a national leader in sustainability education and has developed a group of majors that prepares students for a career in developing sustainable solutions to the problems our planet faces. The multidisciplinary majors and minors train our students to think critically and analyze data in a systems approach.