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Cruciform Hub awarded Gold for green credentials

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

UCL student a finalist in Mayor of London's Low Carbon competition

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

Free cycle tours of London (bikes provided!)

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.
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Published: Mar 16, 2015 10:04:00 AM

Green Impact Spring League Table

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).
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Published: Mar 6, 2015 4:50:00 PM

UCL Green Impact

The Green Impact programme for 2014-15 is now live!

You can register or log in to your workbook at: www.greenimpact.org.uk/ucl

Green Impact is all about staff and students working together to improve the environmental impact of their departments. It's an environmental accreditation and award scheme that recognises achievement, provides rewards, builds sustainability literacy and breaks down the challenge of making environmental improvements into simple steps. 

Whether you'd like to find out more about getting involved or are already taking part in the programme, use the links below to get information, tips and resources. 

What is Green Impact and how can I get involved?

I'm taking part and need help or information

I'm taking part and need resources, posters or templates

be part of green impact
sustainability book tree books 2
 

I'm running an Excellence Project and need help or information

 
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