Claremont McKenna College broke ground in October of 2022 on the Robert Day Sciences Center in Claremont, Calif.
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories broke ground in September of 2022 on the $500 million Advanced Nuclear Materials Research Centre at Chalk River Laboratories in Ontario.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) launched the Net Zero Labs Pilot Initiative in May of 2022 to accelerate the deployment of clean energy technologies at National Laboratories.
Caltech broke ground in May of 2022 on the $100 million Resnick Sustainability Center in Pasadena, Calif.
President Biden on Tuesday signed a federal budget that includes $45 billion for the National Institutes for Health (NIH)—a $2.25 billion, 5.3 percent increase—and provides an additional $1 billion to establish the new Advanced Research Projects Agency for Health (ARPA-H). According to the NIH, “ARPA-H will be tasked with building high-risk, high-reward capabilities (or platforms) to drive biomedical breakthroughs—ranging from molecular to societal—that would provide transformative solutions for all patients.” The $45 billion will be distributed among the institutes and centers, with none receiving less than a 3.4 percent boost.
Arizona State University completed construction in early 2022 on the $192 million Interdisciplinary Science and Technology Building 7 (ISTB7) in Tempe.
The University of Pennsylvania began construction in early 2022 on the $173 million Vagelos Laboratory for Energy Science & Technology in Philadelphia.
XNRGY Climate Systems is planning to construct its US headquarters in Maricopa County, Arizona.