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
The fit-out of the new UCL School of Management on Level 38, 1 Canada Square has successfully achieved RICS Ska Gold, the highest possible sustainable fit-out rating.
Published: Jan 16, 2017 4:24:03 PM
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
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
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
The Mayor of London, has launched a search for the brightest student entrepreneurial talent with ideas for ‘green’ business projects to help tackle urgent environmental problems facing the capital. Could you be Sadiq's next Entrepreneur?
Published: Nov 30, 2016 11:18:29 AM
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
UCL has received a First Class award for the second year in a row in the People & Planet University League 2016, ranking 29th place out of 151 UK Universities and 6th out of the Russell Group universities.
Published: Nov 23, 2016 5:26:54 PM