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Sustainability

Lean green learning machines

Universities are increasingly looking to bolster their green credentials through a series of s...

East Anglia new-build sets sustainable standard

The Enterprise Centre at the University of East Anglia opens for business after achieving reco...

'Perfect delivery' of sustainably-built school

Lairdsland Primary School completed by design consultancy MSPS

UTC Swindon wins Johnson Matthey Sustainability Award

Building collaboration between college and Johnson Matthey Fuel Cells results in first joint a...

Arts venue wins local award

Greenways takes centre stage as energy-efficient Stratford Artshouse is named 'Best Major Comm...

Plymouth goes carbon-neutral

Plymouth University partners with Schneider Electric to meet its carbon neutral targets

Schools urged to make money while the sun shines

There won't be a better time for schools to make money by fitting solar panels, according to r...

Lessons from a solar education

Giles Hanglin explores the opportunities for schools looking to make a capital investment in s...

Swapping big bills for biomass

Hartpury agricultural and sport college switches to biomass technology to reduce carbon and sa...

Rethinking student accommodation

Le Corbusier's modernist designs for living lie behind a newly launched concept for building s...

University to power campus with solar energy

The University of Chichester has struck a green deal to provide renewable energy for classroom...

Setting a good example in energy use

Stephen Davies offers some advice for schools looking to improve their energy-saving and carbo...

School turns to green heat

A prep school has taken advantage of a little-known funding initiative to replace its old oil ...

International energy prize invites entries

Secondary schools are amongst the organisations eligible to enter this year's Zayed Future Ene...

Largest UK Passivhaus to be built

A new Centre for Medicine building in the East Midlands will achieve record levels of energy e...

College prioritises sustainability

Energy-efficiency improvements were central to plans to refurbish one of Cambridge's grade 1-l...

Canny thinking

A new recycling initiative in South Lanarkshire is hoping to inspire 18,000 students and staff...

The colour of money

Dovetailing environmental and financial sustainability, by Darren Riva, Head of Sales, Green F...

Team Green

Stephen Green, from Ringmer Community College and Sixth Form, discusses effect of academy's de...

Taking a comprehensive approach

Alexandra Hammond looks at how energy performance contracts can help schools implement energy-...

Step forward for Passivhaus development

The Enterprise Centre at the University of East Anglia has undergone its first round of airtig...

Getting the green light

Kevin Cox has five tips for schools looking to secure funding for energy-saving upgrades to th...

Energy-efficient school up for award

A Maidenhead school's zero-carbon Schoolhaus has been nominated to win a 2degrees sustainabili...

Protecting solar investment

A Liverpool primary school's new photovoltaic system employs a variety of flexible conduit sys...

Schools make good use of offcuts

Schools in Yorkshire have been turning a manufacturer's offcuts into everything from tool cabi...

Carbon-cutting school awards launched

Schools taking initiatives to save energy and reduce their carbon footprint have until May to ...

Integration, integration, integration

Integration is the secret of success when it comes to installing renewable heating and hot wat...

Devon college cuts energy use by 65%

Okehampton College in Devon has significantly reduced its energy usage with the aid of real-ti...

New Schoolhaus projects completed

Eco-friendly modular buildings offer an alternative for schools seeking to expand without incr...

A long-term engagement

It's one thing for a school to have a policy on sustainability, but it can be quite another to...

Schools could save millions on energy

The education sector is overspending £173m per year on energy reveals a new analysis by the En...

Special schools urged to seek Salix funds

Energys urges community and foundation Special schools to take advantage of new Salix funding ...

Oldham College bags green award

Oldham College has won the international Green Apple Award for Environmental Best Practice for...

Plymouth tops Green League 2015

Plymouth University leads the most sustainable universities in the UK, according to the People...

UEA thatch cladding a construction first

The installation of thatched cassettes cladding the £11.6m Enterprise Centre marks a construct...

Biomass for Bede's

A bespoke financing package has enabled the East Sussex independent school to switch to wood p...

Warming to renewable technologies

Richard Hiblen looks at the role RHI has played in supporting the implementation of more susta...

Interest-free loans to help save energy

Energys Group is encouraging academies to take up the energy-efficiency challenge with a new S...

Lessons in saving energy and money

Powerstar’s voltage optimisation system will improve a school’s green credentials as well ...

How energy efficient are you?

Jonathan Valentine suggests five ways all schools can make dramatic reductions in their energy...