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Sustainability

Green Gown Award winners announced

Sustainability leaders gathered at The University of Manchester's Whitworth Hall, as the winne...

Space-saving recycling bin stacks up

Leafield Environmental has created a modern space-saving recycling unit for Bath Spa Universit...

Keep the noise down

James Clark, commercial director of Airdri, looks at how universities can benefit from reducin...

More wood for student accommodation

The construction of student accommodation is being revolutionised by increased use of factory ...

Taking sustainability seriously

UK universities are set to embrace sustainability in the curriculum with new guidelines outlin...

UK's greenest building hits high point

The Enterprise Centre, on target to be UK's greenest commercial building, has reached its high...

Student boost for global sustainability

Students from across the EU recently finished Europe’s largest climate change school with a...

Glasgow to sell fossil fuel investment

The University of Glasgow has become the first university in Europe to sell off the shares it ...

Greening up at Unite Students

The NUS' green change scheme has been adopted by the UK's biggest student accommodation provid...

Morgan Sindall wins £9.9m York Uni job

Construction and infrastructure company Morgan Sindall has been appointed by the University of...

FREE recycling resource pack

Leafield Environmental has launched a FREE recycling support pack to help engage students to r...

Recycling pays off at learning centre

Leafield Environmental has developed an internal recycling bin for Bath Spa University's newly...

Local timber provides green solution

Work completes on innovative timber frame at the University of East Anglia's Low Carbon Enterp...

Switched on to sustainability

The University of Leeds' new postgrad accommodation features some cutting-edge, sustainable li...

Gold Award for Downing College

Downing College Cambridge has been given a Gold Award for its outstanding performance as a Gre...

Green Gown nomination for TEL

A £250k carbon reduction project by UK based Temperature Electronics (TEL), has been shortlist...

Vivreau UB reader giveaway

Vivreau Advanced Water Systems is offering free bottles, artwork and dishwasher tray worth up ...

Vivreau products ticking eco-boxes

Following the recent HEFCE Revolving Green Fund, unis can now implement ec0-friendly initiativ...

Sustainability in a changing world

As exciting as sustainability can be, some of the most forward-thinking initiatives come from ...

Nottingham secures Green Flag status

The University of Nottingham has secured a prestigious Green Flag Award for both its Jubilee a...

'Next big thing' for education recycling

A recent Leafield Environmental survey shows the education sector is becoming more environment...

Saving energy through maintenance

Daniel Betts of engineering contractors ECEX explains the improvements that essential maintena...

Green solution for white goods

Recycling4you is taking the concept of reuse and recycling to the next level in universities. ...

Breaking rank

From carbon footprints to electric cars, Luke Evans takes a look at a few of the leading light...

Reduce footprint - increase brainprint

Tim Pryce, Head of Public Sector at the Carbon Trust, discusses the role UK universities can p...

Leading scientists take over new green lab

The University of Nottingham has appointed three top experts to lead the new GlaxoSmithKline C...

Bath Uni's low-carbon initiative

A new Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Decarbonisation of the Built Environment at the Un...

World-class 'green' on a budget

How can university estates teams deliver accommodation that is more environmentally sustainabl...

Big eco box ticked for BCU

Birmingham City University has won a 'Big Tick' as part of the prestigious Responsible Busines...

Timber systems are BREEAM 'excellent'

Stewart Milne Timber Systems deliver sustainable accommodation at Stirling Uni quickly despite...

Notts launches sustainability MOOC

If you want to learn about how you can help shape the future of the planet, the latest online ...

Derby green car in Shell Eco-marathon

A battery-powered 'eco car' designed and built by University of Derby students is ready to hit...

Grow, reuse, upcycle, learn...

Eco by Birmingham City University Students' Union (BCUSU) aims to help students live more sust...

Committing to a sustainable future

Lucideon is helping higher education to boost brand, reputation and student appeal across the ...

Joining the BREEAM team

Trailblazing low-carbon research labs at the University of Nottingham have received BREEAM's h...

Current developments

Reducing the voltage of a school or college'™s electricity supply using voltage optimisation t...

Cutting costs without cutting quality

Patrick Truss finds out how universities can provide high-quality, yet economic IT infrastruct...

A sustainable success story

Gary Mills, Business Development Manager, Leafield Environmental, on how sustainability in HE ...

One Planet MBA students on global effort

Following the inaugural One Planet MBA Sustainability Challenge, this year's competition is op...

Integration, integration, integration

Schools & colleges are increasingly seeking efficient whole building solutions for climate con...