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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...

NTU awarded for commitment to sustainability

Auditors give Nottingham Trent University gold award for sustainability

Green Gown Awards 2016 winners announced

This year's EAUC Green Gown Awards, a celebration of remarkable sustainability initiatives in ...

Going green at NTU

Independent auditors have awarded Nottingham Trent University a gold award for sustainability

Sustainability still not a priority for HE

Annual report finds only a quarter of tertiary education views sustainability is a strategic p...

Sustainability high for South Bank

London South Bank University (LSBU) is hosting the Whole Earth? photography exhibition to buil...

Sustainable energy for Uni of Northampton's new campus

The university's new Waterside Campus will run on sustainable energy when it opens in 2018

Brighton professor claims top Shanghai award

University of Brighton Professor Marie Harder awarded The Magnolia Silver Award by Fudan Unive...

Brighton boost green business growth

The University of Brighton's Green Growth Platform is launching an £8m-plus initiative to supp...

Coventry staff have pedal power

Staff and students at Coventry University take up 132-mile bike ride challenge to promote sust...

Bangor leads the way in environmental management

The university gains prestigious new Green Dragon Standard for Environmental Management before...

Environment awards for NTU green spaces

Three Green Apple Awards won by Nottingham Trent University for quality of its green spaces

New sustainable student digs for Keele

Seddon to deliver sustainable student accommodation as part of a £23m joint venture with Keele...

UWE solar set-up to save £55k per year

University of West of England to install largest single roof-mounted solar panel array in UK H...

Leicester home to largest non-residential Passivhaus

University of Leicester's new teaching and research facility receives Passivhaus energy effici...

Can e-learning make education sustainable?

Jeremy Bradley discusses why going green could be the way forward for higher education

University of Reading Sustainability Project


The ultimate green cleaning system for universities

Facilities managers of universities across the UK are more aware than ever of how their decisi...

When green is clean

John Fathers, CEO at Green World Innovations talked us through the true meaning of green clean...

Going green to be seen

Innovative new-builds, refurbs, and 'green' initiatives - here are some of the ways universiti...

Bradford building has highest-ever BREEAM rating

University of Bradford business centre has highest BREEAM Outstanding rating ever seen in the ...

Carbon footprint of the future

Hannah Oakman learnt some valuable sustainability lessons for the future at the EAUC Conferen...

Taking water more seriously

The great water bottle debate of plastic vs glass - Vivreau's reusable glass bottles make taki...