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Sustainable Systems Research Foundation

Welcome to SSRF!


Developing sustainable solutions to wicked problems in the community commons


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AFFORDABLE & SUSTAINABLE HOUSING

Find out how accessory dwelling units can address Santa Cruz’s housing crisis


ENDING POVERTY IN CALIFORNIA WITH SOLAR

Discover how to provide everyone with a basic income through solar electricity


THE PROCUREMENT PROJECT

Explore how plastic waste can be reduced by changing purchasing practices


SUSTAINABLE URBAN AGRICULTURE

Learn about growing food on small urban farms and gardens.


THE SANTA CRUZ WESTSIDE MICROBLOCK

See the plan for a proposed Westside solar photovoltaic microgrid


SUSTAINABILITY LEARNING SKILLS FOR THE GREEN ECONOMY


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