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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

The environment: we're aware but are we proactive?

Mark Stevenson, Managing Director of Bright Spark Energy, explains how schools can better invo...

Debunking boiler buzzwords

Steven Evans explains the boiler jargon

Premium drinking water, sustainable and cost effective

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

Five essential building materials for green schools

Suhayl Laher, from Tiles Direct, runs an expert eye over options that are as practical as they...

Drinking Water Systems: accessible and sustainable

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

How eco classrooms are functional and educational

Simon Fearnehough from the Hideout House Company explains how eco classrooms can be both a bui...

Triple Schoolhaus® development completed at Biddenham

Completion of a triple Schoolhaus® development at Biddenham International School and Sports Co...

Sustainability needs to be integral to education

Schools need to make sustainability education a key part of their curriculum if we want to bui...

Sustainable building for student wellbeing

James Willcox, Principal Sustainable Development Lead at Willmott Dixon, dispells the myths as...

HE continues to invest in a sustainable future

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

Kier Construction complete a sustainable education campus

Garnock Academy was completed with the help of an Icopal roofing system

University of Sussex pledges to 'go greener'

The institution begins the largest solar project in UK higher education

UCEM expands their horizons of sustainability

University College of Estate Management has been renovated to be as sustainable as possible

An eco-classroom for Morden Primary School

Simon Fernehough, Director of The Hideout House Company, explains how schools can be education...

Learn your EPC from your ABC

Steven Evans, National Sales Manager at Potterton, explains why schools should have energy eff...

Conyers School reveals extensive roof refurbishment

The Stockton school has benefitted from a roof refurbishment using IKO Mach One

The future of schools as self-sustaining energy centres

EvoEnergy explains why it is important for schools to think about a longer term energy strateg...

UK schools are unprepared for heating system failure

New report reveals that UK schools are unprepared for heating system failure

Concord cuts lighting energy at Southampton University

Concord cuts lighting energy bills at University of Southampton by 20%

How aluminium window systems can maximise efficiency

Andrew Cooper, National Specification Manager at Senior Architectural Systems, looks at window...

University Passivhaus up for international science award

Willmott Dixon praised by the scientific community as Centre for Medicine is shortlisted for i...

Modern seating for student accommodation providers

By Luke VanBentum, Graduate Design Student, Ellis Furniture

Automatic data logging and recording saves time and money

Wallgate introduces an upgrade to its range of WDC electronic water management controllers

Nottingham Uni to build sustainable research facility

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

Independent Arup Report: Schoolhaus Energy Efficiency

Arup undertook an independent appraisal of energy efficiency within the UK schools estate

Time to invest: efficient heating solutions for schools

Steven Evans, National Sales Manager at Potterton Commercial, explains why schools need to inv...

The Ormiston Academy Trust Approach to Sustainable Buildings

Academies Show London: 'The Ormiston Academy Trust Approach to Sustainable Buildings'

Invest in design to improve health and wellbeing

Sara Harraway and Richard Flisher, Directors at CPMG Architects, look at why investing in gree...

Maximising Education Environments

Fordingbridge are passionate about helping schools transform under-utilised spaces into outsta...

Raising the hygiene bar for school washrooms

Sustaining clean hygienic environments in schools can prove a difficult task says Wallgate

Pupils design living pods

Pocklington Prep School pupils take on a different kind of DT project 

How to save money with Wallgate's efficient school toilets

Hands up who wants cleverly designed, reliable and resource efficient school toilets that will...

Unisex toilets soon to be the norm?

School toilets have been a key location for bullying for many years says Wallgate.

Funding sustainables in education

A short guide to financing energy conservation measures in schools and colleges

Energy and Estates: reducing costs

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

Passivhaus for St. Benedict's new junior school

The new extension is for the nursery and pre-prep classes and will be energy efficient

How to save energy in schools: a guide for school governors

Energys Group's Kevin Cox has some tips for school governors wanting to save energy

Green means go!

Steve Wright rounds up some of the most impressive green initiatives from across the UK indepe...

PFI is no barrier to more energy efficient schools

PFI needn't stand in the way of making schools energy efficient, says Mark Williams, governmen...