Infrastructure

  Infrastructure The development of urban infrastructure represents one of the main causes of environmental degradation. Prior to 1950, two out of three people worldwide lived in rural areas; now, slightly more than half of the world population is urban. The OECD Environmental Outlook to 2030 estimates that five out of eight people will be…

Campuses

  UANL Enrollment and Academic Programs Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon has increased its total enrollment from 174,000 in 2014 to over 190,000 students in 2016, representing a remarkable growth of 12 percent during this period. Today, UANL comprises 26 undergraduate schools (39 school buildings) located within 6 campuses: Ciudad Universitaria, Agricultural Sciences, Health Sciences,…

Energy

Over the last years, Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon has significantly pursued the promotion of energy efficiency in its six campuses, which has allowed important achievements by saving power and economic resources. Although the student population at UANL increased 45 percent, from 133,000 in 2010 to 184,000 in 2015, electric energy consumption decreased from 601…

Gas

The UANL compromised with the environment and the safety, operates a permanent verification program of operation and compliance of security measures of installations that use Natural Gas or LP, according to norms established in the NOM-002-SECRE-2010 for Natural Gas and the NOM-004-SEC-2004 for LP Gas, that allowed detect and correct diverse types of faults in…

Water

Since 2010 the Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon has taken action to reduce water consumption at all of its facilities. Consequently, water consumption has decreased from 13.1 to 11.2 cubic meters per capita during the period 2010 – 2014; despite the student population had an increase of 31% in the same period, going from 133…