Brief on the ZERI Center
The Centre is under the Office of the Vice-Chancellor, and the Director an appointee of the Vice Chancellor in consultation with the Federal Ministry of Environment. The University Senate-oversees the affairs of the Centre. In addition, there is an appointed 10-man committee to assist the Director in charting research and policy directions for the Centre.
Zero Emission is a practical approach to satisfy human needs for food, water, energy, shelter and job opportunities in an environmentally sustainable manner. The goal is to apply science and technology in satisfying these needs through collaborative efforts of government, business, academia and the citizenry.