Efficient Use of Water

The world’s efficient use of water has become a critical necessity to guarantee the sustainability of this finite resource, which is essential for life and the environment. Therefore, its management should focus on the cooperation between users, planners, and people in charge of decision-making processes at all hierarchical levels. Regarding urban areas, water use and…

Energy

Global population growth has caused a huge increase in the global energy consumption. This has led to a saturation of natural ecosystems and problems for human health, including economic and social costs. UANL has developed a program of efficient energy use to reduce electricity consumption at university facilities, besides raising awareness among its community of…

Gas

As part of its commitment to safety and the environment, UANL carries out a permanent program to verify the performance and fulfillment of safety regulations at the university facilities that use natural or liquefied petroleum gas, according to the provisions of the NOM-002-SECRE-2010 and NOM-004-SEG-2004 standards on natural gas and LP gas, respectively. This allows…

Campuses

The Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon (UANL) is the Institution of Higher Education of greater importance in the north of Mexico, and is among the three most important universities nationwide, and has a great relevance at the international level. Due to the size of the student population it serves, the UANL is considered a macro-university,…

Sustainable Infrastructure

The Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon is the third largest university in Mexico and the most important public institution of higher education. Today, our university has about 204,684 students and 13,476 members of staff making a total of 218,160 people studying or working in the University. It is therefore important to maintain in good conditions…