State of the Planet

News from the Columbia Climate School

Vieques

  • Power to the People

    Power to the People

    A team of students designs and implements an off-grid solar panel system to help victims of Hurricane Maria.

  • Building Resilience in Vieques, Puerto Rico

    Building Resilience in Vieques, Puerto Rico

    In the two years since Hurricane Maria, the Urban Design Lab has been working with the small island community to design resilient homes, community centers, and sustainable infrastructure.

Banner featuring a collage of extreme heat images.

Recent record-breaking heat waves have affected communities across the world. The Extreme Heat Workshop will bring together researchers and practitioners to advance the state of knowledge, identify community needs, and develop a framework for evaluating risks with a focus on climate justice. Register by June 15

  • Power to the People

    Power to the People

    A team of students designs and implements an off-grid solar panel system to help victims of Hurricane Maria.

  • Building Resilience in Vieques, Puerto Rico

    Building Resilience in Vieques, Puerto Rico

    In the two years since Hurricane Maria, the Urban Design Lab has been working with the small island community to design resilient homes, community centers, and sustainable infrastructure.