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Sustainability

Green award for Bath Spa and Kier

A partnership between Bath Spa University and Kier Services has been recognised at this year's...

Managing the EaRTH

Bicton College’s EaRTH centre is using BMS technology to achieve its aims of being as green ...

Cambridge selects unique solar system

Ecolution powers Cambridge University sports centre as it turns to green energy to cut carbon ...

Renewable energy solutions launched

New partnership aims to help customers in the education sector make informed decisions about g...

Eco-school status for Stirling primary

A new boiler at Drymen Primary has helped the Stirling primary to achieve an Eco-school Green ...

Weathering the storm

Steve Chatwin-Grindey from DeepRoot looks at the benefits of retrofitting sustainable urban dr...

More wood for student accommodation

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

Rural Energy receives Renewable Reward

Biomass technology provider, Rural Energy, crowned Commercial Installer of the Year at Energy ...

Portakabin bags green Gold Award

Portakabin awarded Gold Award in the Business in the Community Environment Index 2014 in recog...

Biddenham goes eco

A new building that generates five times more power than it uses has been completed at Biddenh...

Kalwall aids DPTC’s BREEAM rating

The Design Prototyping and Testing Centre (DPTC) has achieved a BREEAM ‘Excellent’ rating ...

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...

New BREEAM refurb scheme launched

The latest in the BREEAM family of sustainability rating schemes was launched recently at the ...

Construction material test centre opens

The BRE Centre for Innovative Construction Materials at the University of Bath opens major new...

Greening up at Unite Students

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

Saint-Gobain launches Passivhaus courses

Saint-Gobain launches Passivhaus Tradesperson Course, with international accreditation for one...

Blowing hot and hotter

BRE’s extreme weather Resilience14 conference in November has announced a new focus on how t...

Local timber provides green solution

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

Kingsbury scores well for sustainability

Kingsbury school expands sixth form offering with a permanent structure from light-weight buil...

Fairstead gets the Hamworthy treatment

Fairstead Community School in King’s Lynn, Norfolk, benefits from Hamworthy Heating green te...

The cost of sustainability

New research into sustainable business strategies challenges the perception that sustainable b...

Polytunnel opens at Birches Head

Birches Head Academy's new polytunnel sees the importance of healthy eating firmly planted int...

Leafield's new recycling initiatives

A survey conducted by Leafield reveals that the education sector is becoming increasingly cons...

Vivreau reader giveaway

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

Vivreau products ticking eco-boxes

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

Enterprise Centre reaches key milestone

Morgan Sindall completes low carbon concrete pour at the £11.6m Enterprise Centre project for...

Green, but not keen!

Business benefits compromised by box-ticking approach to sustainability, says British Institut...

Suffolk school opens Eco Classroom

Lowestoft’s Grove Primary School has opened its first ever Eco Classroom. The classroom will...

EDF college partnership wins award

EDF Energy has won the education category at the BITC Responsible Business Awards for its part...

Saving energy through maintenance

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

Primary school goes Passivhaus

Montgomery Primary School in Exeter achieves carbon neutrality thanks to Passivhaus thermal en...

Energy bills hit new low at Offmore

Offmore Primary school’s heating bills are now close to zero thanks to Speller Metcalfe’s ...

Solar Decathlon heats up

Sustainable city of the future created by universities from across the globe at Palace of Vers...

School sees the light & saves money

Redcar school cuts lighting energy consumption by 38% with low-energy upgrade technology from ...

Recreational recycling boosts economy

Leafield Environmental is working round the clock to keep ahead of orders for their top-sellin...

HOUSE is a home in Nottingham

Zero carbon ‘HOUSE’ designed and built by students ‘comes home’ to the University of N...

Bath Uni's low-carbon initiative

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

Timber systems are BREEAM 'excellent'

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

Ashden Awards winners announced

Sir George Monoux College in Walthamstow and St Faith's prep school in Cambridge pick up leadi...