UNSW Environmental Sustainability Plan

Solar panels on roof at UNSW Sydney

UNSW Sydney has expanded onsite solar generation capacity, successfully piloted the Green Impact program and is committed to divest from fossil fuels by 2025.

solar farm

UNSW Sydney is on track to use 100 per cent renewable electricity from 2020 as one of the biggest solar energy projects under construction in Australia nears completion.


UNSW Sydney will switch to 100% renewable electricity, expand onsite solar energy generation and improve energy and water efficiency to reduce the University’s environmental footprint.