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Sustainability

UK schools are unprepared for heating system failure

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

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...

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...

Pupils design living pods

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

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

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...

Maintaining washroom standards in schools.

The importance of the quality of school washrooms.

Edinburgh Uni to install £9m Trigeneration scheme

The new system will use waste heat to produce heating on the campus

Treat it right: boiler and heating systems

Safeguarding the performance of the boiler and heating system

How to turn your school into a unique learning resource

Bidwells' Ian Wakeling looks at what changes can be made to independent school buildings to he...

Energy saving solutions for Victorian and Edwardian school buildings

Energys advises on how to upgrade old school buildings so that they are energy efficient

Oversands School installs new low carbon heating solution

The eco-friendly boilers will lower costs and make the school greener

Keepmoat to deliver sustainable student digs at Durham

Keepmoat will design the new sustainable student accommodation which will be built near Durham...

Back to nature: Mellor Primary's sustainable extension

Sarah Wigglesworth Architects created a new space based on the school's 'Forest School program...

Maximise energy savings in schools via two heating solutions

Steven Evans, National Sales Manager at Potterton Commercial, discusses heating solutions

Recycling modular buildings

Mike Williams, MD of Foremans, looks at why demand for recycled modular buildings is rising, a...

New 'amazing build' for Redmoor Academy

Redmoor Academy hosts a grand opening for their new two-storey ultra-energy efficient Schoolha...

De Montfort chooses Wastecycle for waste management

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

Schools could be saving more than £165,000 on energy costs

A new report has found that schools could be making big savings on their energy bills

Foremans completes purpose-designed sixth form centre

The new sixth form centre has been constructed using 52 recycled and refurbished Portakabin mo...

Solar energy solution for King Edward's Witley

The independent school is working with Spirit Solar to reduce their carbon footprint

Kemper System hits the right note at Yehudi Menuhin School

The school in Surrey has recently had a green warm roof system fitted

Renewable energy project helps create green school

Lincolnshire-based school invests £900,000 to install biomass and ground source heat pump tech...