Potential Projects

TGIF is intentionally not being restricted to a specific set of projects. This is done so that as sustainability innovations become standard practices, the Fund will be able to stay on the cutting edge. At present, a large number of projects have already been identified by other campus organizations that could potentially be funded by […]


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Project Selection

The Green Initiative Fund (TGIF) will be housed within the ASUC-Auxiliary and provide money for sustainability projects Cal would not otherwise be able to fund. TGIF money will not fund environmental programs already mandated by laws or policies, such as the UC Presidential Policy on Green Building Design, Clean Energy Standards, and Sustainable Transportation Practices […]


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THE GREEN INITIATIVE FUND REFERENDUM

A mandatory student fee of $5 per semester has been proposed to raise funds for projects focused on environmental sustainability at UC Berkeley. The funded projects would focus on: • Minimizing UC Berkeley’s contribution to global climate change • Conserving water, energy, and other resources • Increasing UC Berkeley’s use of renewable energy from sources […]


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