Staff and students from the University contributed towards a workshop where attendees learned how institutions operate and manage their cold storage facilities.
The Sustainability Office has published a guide to help staff make the most of their heating this winter.
University staff members are being reminded that it should not just be their workload that is turned off during the Christmas break.
Staff and students are being asked to share the University’s energy vision with this month’s relaunch of the University’s Switch & Save campaign.
This year, the Scottish Microelectronics Centre cut their energy consumption by over 10% and their gas consumption by about 40%
With summer holiday season beckoning, University staff are reminded to switch off this summer.
Edinburgh Awarded First Class in Green League 2012
University staff and students have been rewarded for their efforts in promoting social responsibility and sustainability.
A new wave tank being built at the University is to aid marine energy developers.
Staff from over 20 buildings across the University have worked with the Sustainability Office engagement team to save a projected £95,000 on energy.
Teams of staff and students from across the University have been recognised for their efforts in promoting Social Responsibility and Sustainability.
Staff are being encouraged to consider how much energy their computer potentially wastes for the next stage of the Switch & Save campaign.
A global contest searching for the next big carbon-cutting innovation is being launched in Edinburgh.
A £13 million investment is being made in a research centre for carbon capture and storage based at the University.
H&TC wins Edinburgh Beltane Public Engagement Challenge prize 22/03/12
A record number of teams have signed up to the Edinburgh Sustainability Awards, with 23 teams from across the University taking part in the 2011/12 awards scheme
Scientists have produced a previously unseen uranium molecule, in a move that could improve clean-up of nuclear waste.
EUSA launched its Fair Housing Campaign on Tuesday 28th February in Potterrow. The campaign aims to ensure students receive a high standard of housing in Edinburgh
The University has published its Social Responsibility and Sustainability Highlights 2010/2011 Report, building upon the achievements showcased in our first review.
This article was published on Sep 22, 2011