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Now in their eleventh year, the Green Gown Awards recognise exceptional sustainability initiatives being undertaken by universities and colleges across the UK. And UCL is a finalist in these awards for its pioneering approach to reducing vehicles on its Bloomsbury campus. More...
Published: Jul 10, 2015 10:11:00 AM
Each year, it costs around £14 million and produces
over 60,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide to power UCL's estate and operations. And to manage
this impact, we must be able to map and measure it.
Published: Jul 1, 2015 10:01:00 AM
With support from the UCL Sustainability Team, the UCL Interaction Centre (UCLIC) is looking for students to develop innovative uses for technology to help make the university more sustainable. The competition has a £500 prize and the winning entry may be implemented across UCL. More...
Published: Jun 12, 2015 12:51:00 PM
The construction and demolition projects taking place as part of UCL's transformation have been brought to life by the Department of Chemistry's Artist in Residence.
Published: May 28, 2015 2:51:00 PM
News & Comment
UCL a finalist in the 2015 Green Gown Awards
Publication date: 10 July 2015
UCL launches platform to make energy data available to all
Publication date: 1 July 2015
UCLIC launches hunt to find technological solutions to green challenges
Publication date: 12 June 2015
UCL's transformation explored by Artist in Residence
Publication date: 28 May 2015
Be part of Junk in the Trunk
Publication date: 20 May 2015
Free IEMA Approved environmental auditor training for students
Publication date: 19 May 2015
Receive Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) approved environmental auditor training and a free lunch, before delivering audits of UCL departments.
UCL's Sustainability Annual Report: our progress
Publication date: 19 May 2015
UCL IOE Biodiversity Garden Competition winners announced
Publication date: 14 May 2015
The UCL Institute of Education gardens provide a haven for wildlife (and UCL staff and students), on the roof of the UCL Institute of Education. And for the past month, members of the UCL community have been given the opportunity to submit their designs for one of four biodiversity-supporting raised beds in the gardens.
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