Sustainability Reminders for the End of the Semester | UVA Student Council

Congratulations on completing another semester! Help save energy and resources over the holidays by doing the following:

  • Turn thermostats down to 60 degrees while you are away.
  • Please be sure to completely shut down:
    • computers
    • printers
    • TVs
    • lights
  • Prevent “vampire energy” loss by unplugging:
    • power strips
    • fans
    • coffee pots
    • microwaves
    • other small appliances
  • Donate any non-perishable food you wish to dispose of to a food bank, like the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank or Loaves and Fishes.