Environmental Sustainability

    The Best Way to Predict the Future is to Create it

    Our primary mission is to reduce LANL’s climate, waste, and water footprints. The Sustainability Program manages, implements, and tracks goals set by presidential executive orders and DOE policies.

    By 2050: We envision a laboratory where resources are managed sustainably. We will be carbon-neutral, develop and use progressive and efficient operational processes, and be a sustainability leader for the rest of the country.

    Goals & Progress

    Has aimed and succeeded at decreasing overall energy and water consumption over the last 10 years.

    Environmental Awards

    Awarded for sustainability in waste reduction, improved waste management, innovation that leads to environmental improvement, and environmental education at LANL