HKUST strives to become a global leader in sustainability education by transforming the Clear Water Bay campus into a living laboratory for experiential learning, demonstrating cutting-edge research and sustainable operations within a vibrant and engaged community. In the short-term, we will take the first step towards this vision with the HKUST 2020 Sustainability Challenge.
Utilizing Our Campus as a Learning Laboratory
HKUST’s setting provides a unique opportunity to demonstrate real-world lessons by utilizing our campus as a “Learning Laboratory.” In the past year, different students went beyond the classroom to address real sustainability problems on campus.
Highlights from the year
HKUST Develops Environmentally Friendly Organic Solar Cells with Record Performance
A record-efficient organic solar cell developed by a research team of HKUST via an environmentally-friendly method, has been put on the renowned “Best Research-Cell Efficiencies Chart” by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory of the United States...