The Sustainability Team and UCL IoE Gardening
Project are offering staff and students the chance to design and create
one of four biodiversity-boosting raised beds in Sarah's Garden on the roof
terrace at the UCL Institute of Education.
Published: Mar 31, 2015 2:26:00 PM
The recently-refurbished Cruciform Hub has received a RICS Ska Gold award for its environmental credentials, which include energy efficient lighting throughout, use of sustainable timber and 99% of all waste generated by the project avoiding landfill. More...
Published: Mar 25, 2015 1:01:00 PM
Louis's 'Gaia Gallery' project is based in a heritage canal boat and aims to create the UK’s first entirely off-grid touring event space. The project is volunteer-led and has been shaped by a carbon neutral design that incorporates alternative technologies, reclaimed materials and natural building methods. The barge is also currently being converted to operate on recycled vegetable oil, further improving the impact of the project. More...
Published: Mar 18, 2015 1:17:00 PM
After the success of our first rides, we're running
more guided cycle tours around London for UCL students. All abilities are welcome,
whether you're a cycling fanatic
or a total beginner. Even if you don't have a bike, don't worry; we
can provide one.
Published: Mar 16, 2015 10:04:00 AM
News & Comment
Design and create a garden to boost biodiversity at UCL
Publication date: 31 March 2015
Cruciform Hub awarded Gold for green credentials
Publication date: 25 March 2015
UCL student a finalist in Mayor of London's Low Carbon competition
Publication date: 18 March 2015
Coming ahead of a large number of entrants from universities across London, UCL MSc student Louis Rutherford's off-grid barge project has been chosen as one of only ten finalists in the Mayor's Low Carbon Entrepreneur competition.
Free cycle tours of London (bikes provided!)
Publication date: 16 March 2015
Green Impact Spring League Table
Publication date: 6 March 2015
The results of Green Impact (so far) are in! Huge congratulations to
everyone involved for a high number of actions taken
already. Green Impact veterans PALS are in the lead, but there's still plenty of time to catch up and challenge them. And don’t be put off if your team hasn’t taken many actions yet - there are still almost three months to go until the final deadline for this year's programme (on 25/05/15).
Come for a free cycling adventure around London
Publication date: 16 February 2015
Celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight 2015
Publication date: 10 February 2015
Attend the VSU Green Volunteering Fair
Publication date: 9 February 2015
Share your images of sustainability
Publication date: 28 January 2015
UCL's People & Planet University League 2015 score
Publication date: 20 January 2015
Pop-up cycling cafes from London By Cycle
Publication date: 12 January 2015
The Christmas Switch Off: your impact
Publication date: 9 January 2015
Free environmental auditor training for students and staff
Publication date: 8 January 2015
The Sustainability Team is running free environmental auditor training sessions to cover the basics of how to undertake an audit, and to give an opportunity to conduct an audit of a UCL building.
Cut down on waste and get an extra £200 in your pocket
Publication date: 15 December 2014
Free hydrogen-powered mulled apple juice and switching off stickers
Publication date: 8 December 2014
The Sustainability Team is recruiting!
Publication date: 25 November 2014
UCL achieves Highly Commended for Sustainable Facilities Management
Publication date: 12 November 2014
UCL backs proposed Cycle Superhighways
Publication date: 6 November 2014
Will your department take part in UCL Green Impact?
Publication date: 31 October 2014
Share your ideas to create a more sustainable UCL
Publication date: 29 October 2014
Become an ambassador for the Mayor of London's Low Carbon Entrepreneur
Publication date: 27 October 2014
Gearing up for a new year
Publication date: 30 September 2014
UCL's response to Transport for London's proposed Cycle Superhighways
Publication date: 26 September 2014
UCL is currently preparing a formal response to Transport for London's proposals for both a new segregated East-West Cycle Superhighway through Central London and a North-South Cycle Superhighway between Elephant & Castle and King's Cross. If you'd like to make any make any suggestions to be considered as part of this response, please contact Joanna Marshall-Cook before Friday 3rd October.
A new approach to recycling at UCL
Publication date: 19 September 2014
New bike racks installed around UCL
Publication date: 19 August 2014