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The Shell Center for Sustainability's mission is to foster an interdisciplinary program of research, outreach, and education to address actions that can be taken to ensure the sustainable development of communities' living standards, interpreted broadly, to encompass all factors affecting the overall quality of life.


Thanks to grants from the Rice University's Shell Center for Sustainability (SCS), 14 Rice students are in the field with faculty members finding ways to reduce Houston's carbon footprint, improve solar energy, protect Gulf Coast ecosystems and promote environmental stewardship. Eleven Rice faculty researchers and seven departments are involved in these efforts. READ MORE.

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