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UCL hires award winning Sustainable Labs Advisor, Martin Farley

We are pleased to announce that we have a new member of the team, Martin Farley who will be UCL’s first Sustainability Labs Advisor. Martin has a background in stem cell research and won the 2015 Sustainability Professional Green Gown award particularly for his work surrounding Ultra Low Temperatures (ULT)- freezer temperatures. He will be helping to make UCL’s labs more efficient to reduce their impact on the environment.

Published: Jan 17, 2017 5:13:15 PM

Christmas Switch Off Results

Congratulations to everyone who joined in with the Christmas Switch Off. The savings you’ve helped make really is proof that we can all play a part in improving UCL’s environmental impact. 

Published: Jan 10, 2017 12:59:17 PM

UCL pledges support for the Mayor’s proposals to improve Air Quality

The President and Provost of UCL, Professor Michael Arthur, has expressed support on behalf of UCL for the London Mayor’s proposals to improve Air Quality. This includes support for an inner London Ultra-Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) for all vehicles as well as extending the ULEZ London-wide for all heavy vehicles. UCL believes this should be implemented by 2019 to deliver maximum improvements to air quality.

Published: Dec 15, 2016 9:49:26 AM

Have your say on the Mayor's new proposals to improve Air Quality

Every year, around 9,400 deaths in London are attributed to illnesses related to air quality. As part of his Clean Air Action Plan, the Mayor is asking Londoners for their views on a number of proposals to improve the air that we all breathe. Further detail about the proposals and how to have your say are provided below.

Published: Dec 7, 2016 11:57:02 AM

UCL is hoping to become a Swift City

UCL have installed a new swift box on the School of Slavonic & East European Studies building on Taviton Street to help boost conservation efforts. 

Published: Nov 29, 2016 4:07:00 PM