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Sustainability

Breaking the mould at Bournemouth University

The south coast institution has reduced plastic use on campus after rolling out a Green Reward...

RWM Exhibition returns to NEC

With RWM just under a month away, the excitement for UK's leading recycling and waste manageme...

London Uni seeks people to go to hero from zero

The University of London is inviting experts to an October gathering to formulate a plan for h...

Bristol launches behaviour change programme

The University of Bristol pilots behaviour change programme to tackle plastics, reduce carbon ...

The road to an active and healthy student body

Sponsored: It's easier, cheaper and healthier to get around by bike, so why not make sure your...

Green is the word

Sustainability is fast becoming a vital issue in HE. But how to ensure it has substance and is...

Freewheeling to the future

SPONSORED: A new partnership project between NUS, the EAUC and Love to Ride is designed to enc...

Mind matters

Steve Wright investigates how the wellbeing and health of university staff is affected in toda...

Education leads way for sustainable future

Green Gown Awards: Finalists highlight best sustainability achievements in higher education

Fossil-free future pledged by Bucks New University

Buckinghamshire New University has signed a pledge to not invest in fossil fuels in a declarat...

The sustainability of sports lighting

Sponsored: Harry Riste, Co-Founder of GrassRoots Power CIC, looks at the new approaches to mak...

Make the change: from paper to energy-efficient hand dryers

Sponsored: Sustainable hand drying systems can help universities meet carbon reduction targets...

Green for go

From building greener campuses to environmentally friendly initiatives, we look at the ways th...

Making the post-disposable world an on-campus reality

Sponsored: KeepCup has been inspiring us to reduce and reuse since 2009, including supporting ...

Interest-free finance for energy-efficiency measures in HE

Sponsored: Salix Finance on how it can support unis to implement energy efficiency measures in...

The mental health timebomb in higher education

SPONSORED: Mental health issues in higher education is going to be a big challenge for univers...

International Green Gown Awards winners announced

The winners of the International Green Gown Awards 2018 have been revealed at a ceremony in Ma...

£21k grant for Exeter's Intergenerational Project

UPP Foundation donation supports UK's first co-living scheme to bring generations together

Responsible Futures and a circular economy

Duncan Baker-Brown discusses designing a circular economy, and how tech and HE industries can ...

The sun rises on a sustainable new venture at Cranfield Uni

Work has begun to install a solar panel farm at the Bedfordshire institution, to help achieve ...

UN recognises universities leading sustainability

This year's GUPES Green Gown Awards Winner was Chiba University in Japan

Strathclyde Uni launches JUMP pilot

Its aim is to boost wellbeing and improve sustainability

Sustainability - is HE failing to deliver?

New research shows university leaders recognise sustainability as a priority but that they may...

Bournemouth Uni offers health and wellbeing to all employees

The institution is rolling out Green Rewards, its sustainability and wellbeing engagement prog...

GSK Carbon Neutral Lab for Sustainable Chemistry case study

Sponsored: Nottingham Uni's GlaxoSmithKline Carbon Neutral Laboratory is a highly sustainable ...

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...