2018 Sustainability Fellowships

1) Measuring Municipal Carbon and Nitrogen Footprints

Project Themes: GHG Inventories, Data Analysis, Municipal Climate Action

Project Host: City of Dover, NH

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2) Community Greenhouse Gas Inventory and Analysis

Project Themes: GHG Inventories, Data Analysis, Municipal Climate Action, New England Municipal Sustainability Network

Project Host: Town of Dedham, MA

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3) Town Facilities Benchmarking and GHG Emissions Update

Project Themes: GHG Inventories, Data Analysis, Municipal Energy Planning, New England Municipal Sustainability Network

Project Host: Town of Groton, CT

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4) Resource Planning and Load Flexibility Analysis

Project Themes: Municipal Energy Planning, Energy Load Optimization, Data Analysis, Resilience, New England Municipal Sustainability Network

Project Host: Burlington Electric Department - Burlington, VT

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5) Implementation of Energy Benchmarking Ordinance

Project Themes: Municipal Energy Planning, Energy Benchmarking, Outreach, New England Municipal Sustainability Network

Project Host: City of Portland, ME

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6) Solar Roadmap Research and Planning

Project Themes: Renwable Energy, Municipal Climate Action, Energy Ordinance, Urban Planning, New England Municipal Sustainability Network

Project Host: City of Cambridge, MA

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7) NH Land Compatibility: renewable energy and farm land

Project Themes: Renwable Energy, Agriculture, Land Use Policy

Project Host: NH Sustainable Energy Association - Concord, NH

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8) Agent-based Traffic Flow Model for Transportation LCA

Project Themes: Transportation, Life Cycle Assessment, Urban Planning, Modeling

Project Host: UNH Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering - Durham, NH

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9) Protecting the Campus Ecosystem and Watershed

Project Themes: Campus Planning, Sustainable Design, Stakeholder Engagement, Resilience

Project Host: UNH Ecosystem Task Force - Durham, NH

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10) Sustainable Approaches to Build the Salt Marsh Platform

Project Themes: Wetland Restoration, Coastal Ecosystems, Sea Level Rise, Climate Adaptation, Outreach, Policy

Project Host: UNH Jackson Estuarine Laboratory - Durham, NH

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11) Collaborative Monitoring for Coastal Resilience

Project Themes: Historic Preservation, Climate Resilience, Sea Level Rise, Stakeholder Engagement, New England Municipal Sustainability Network

Project Host: City of Portsmouth, NH

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12) Climate  Adaptation Information for Fishing Communities

Project Themes: Fisheries, Coastal Ecosystems, Climate Resilience, Stakeholder Engagement, Communications, Writing

Project Host: Gulf of Maine Research Institute - Portland, ME

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13) Climate Action Outreach

Project Themes: Municipal Climate Action, Stakeholder Engagement, Communications, Graphic Design, New England Municipal Sustainability Network

Project Host: City of Somerville, MA

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14) Sustainability Handprinting in Higher Education 

Project Themes: Behavior Change, Positive Impact, Sustainability Metrics, Higher Education

Project Host: NewEarth B - York, ME

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15) Promoting a Zero Waste Culture on Campus

Project Themes: Behavior Change, Energy, Water, Waste, Stakeholder Engagement, Higher Education

Project Host: UNH Sustainability Institute - Durham, NH

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16) Promoting Better Health Through Climate Change Mitigation  

Project Themes: Climate Change Mitigation, Public Health, Resilience, Policy, Research

Project Host: Vermont Department of Health - Burlington, VT

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17) New England Municipal Sustainability Network - Communications and Outreach

Project Themes: Municipal Climate Action, Regional Collaboration, Networks, Marketing, Communications

Project Host: UNH Sustainability Institute / NEMSN - Durham, NH

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18) Accelerating Climate Solutions through Impact Investing

Project Themes: Economics, Responsible Institutional Investing, Green Bonds, Municipal Funding, Research

Project Host: UNH Center for Impact Investing - Durham, NH

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19) Democratic Grant Making and Grassroots Trend Reports

Project Themes: Grassroots Philanthropy, Stakeholder Engagement, Research, Communications

Project Host: New England Grassroots Environment Fund - Newmarket, NH

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20) Establishing a New Farmers' Market in South Providence, RI

Project Themes: Food Security, Community Development, Agriculture, Culture, Equity, Stakeholder Engagement

Project Host: African Alliance of Rhode Island - Providence, RI

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21) NH Sustainable Food Access: Programming Outreach

Project Themes: Food Security, Education, Health, Equity, Stakeholder Engagement, Communications

Project Host: NH Food Bank - Manchester, NH

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22) Developing a Sustainability Education Strategy for UNH

Project Themes: Higher Education, Behavior Change, Communications, STARS

Project Host: UNH Sustainability Institute - Durham, NH

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23) Social Risks in Supply Chains Database

Project Themes: Sustainability data, Social Responsibility, Supply Chains, Behavior Change

Project Host: NewEarth B - York, ME

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Questions? Contact Megan Carney at  megan dot carney at unh dot edu.