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Sustainability

Manchester Metropolitan ranked as UK's greenest university

The university's accolade is another example of their commitment to sustainability

TUCO launches dedicated waste management framework

 The University Caterers Organisation (TUCO) has launched a dedicated sustainable food waste m...

University of Sussex switches onto solar

The Brighton-based institution's installation totals more than 3,000 solar panels, as it aims ...

Bucks New University recognised for carbon reduction

The institution has received a Brite Green Top 10 University Carbon Reduction Award for its ef...

Higher education sector reduces carbon emissions

Brite Green reports that although emissions fell by seven per cent in 2015/16, the sector is s...

Premium drinking water, sustainable and cost effective

Through installing BRITA Vivreau's Table Water Bottling System and ViTaps, the University of L...

Drinking Water Systems: accessible and sustainable

Universities are under increasing pressure to evidence that their facilities are both accessib...

HE pushes forward with sustainability targets

Universities and Colleges leading the way in commitment to global transformation

Newcastle students design and build new wildlife hide

Completion of Bakethin Hide at Kielder demonstrates the opportunities of learning by doing

Falmouth University and CEG Digital go Greener

Not-for-profit A Greener Festival is offering a new online course in environmental assessing ...

Bournemouth to roll out JUMP programme to all 2K employees

Bournemouth was the fourth UK university to implement the JUMP engagement programme, which rew...

Time to celebrate education sustainability leaders

Interface's Steve Hamilton explains why universities and colleges need to take the lead in cre...

Celebrating HE's pioneering sustainable practice

By the Russell Partnership's Professor David Russell and Charlotte Harbour

New green scheme launched at Winchester

The University of Winchester will introduce a new programme for sustainability and wellbeing b...

Green for go

They say great minds think alike but, for HE, great minds are thinking green, writes Simon Fry...

HE continues to invest in a sustainable future

Universities see a successful year of energy-efficiency project investment to reduce carbon em...

Green Gown Awards finalists announced

Education proving it is key to achieving the sustainable development goals in UK and Ireland

University of Sussex pledges to 'go greener'

The institution begins the largest solar project in UK higher education

Eco-minded education

Keri Beckingham looks at how universities are adhering to green criteria in order to make thei...

Green laboratory scheme helps Reading achieve 35% emissions

Leading university's £4 million investment leads to significant carbon reduction

EAUC drive sustainability on campus through book reuse

Better World Books and the EAUC announce partnership to make book reuse a priority on UK unive...

Queen Margaret University an official Cycle Friendly Campus

The Scottish university has received an award from Cycling Scotland for its work to encourage ...

Nottingham Uni to build sustainable research facility

The £5.4m research facility has been designed to Passivhaus and BREEAM standards

The educated choice for energy saving

Energy storage offers a tailored solution for educational facilities across the country

Integration the key to student security

The University of Birmingham educates over 30,000 students, with more than 6,000 doors providi...

Energy and Estates: reducing costs

Universities can continually monitor teaching space utilisation and reduce energy costs, says ...

Funding for rainforest project secured

New £5m project is to be launched by Wolverhampton to transform the lives of people in the Con...

Reading reduces carbon emissions and saves £17 million

The University of Reading has cut its carbon emissions by 35%, producing a saving of £17 milli...

Leeds students tackle debate on a sustainable future

Inaugural conference at the University of Leeds shares future solutions to sustainability matt...

Online reuse set to save HE £1million

Universities have already saved £3m by sharing resources such as furniture and other equipment...

New JUMP programme rewards sustainable behaviour

Bournemouth University's programme aims to boost campus sustainability and employee wellbeing

Award-winning energy procurement from sector consortium

If you thought you knew The Energy Consortium (TEC), think again

Warp It and avoid waste!

Online reuse set to save universities £1 million in 2017

De Montfort chooses Wastecycle for waste management

Wastecycle will help De Montfort University's waste management process to be cost effective

Bucks New University celebrates recycling project win

The Bucks New Usage scheme took Gold in the Green Apple Environment Awards

Two birds, one stone: energy efficiency and uni reforms

Institutions can solve two problems at once by incorporating energy efficiency when making ref...

Million pound fund to help make university zero carbon

The University of Edinburgh creates Sustainable Campus Fund

UEA unveils new low carbon bus shelter

The new design is expected to encourage more staff and students to use public transport

Simply Cups

Sales of cup recycling solutions have never been stronger for Leafield Environmental

UWE Bristol launches mobile energy and carbon visualiser

UWE Bristol has commissioned a mobile-friendly web tool that enables students and staff to tra...