Carbon Management

Stamp down CO2

 

Did you know that the higher education sector in England is responsible for emitting 3.3 million tonnes of carbon dioxide per year?

What are we doing?

Since April 2009, Wolverhampton has been one of eleven universities participating in the Carbon Trust’s fifth HE Carbon Management programme.

 

Latest news

As well as building energy efficiency into it's new buildings, The University Of Wolverhampton has completed a number of projects to improve the energy performance of the existing estate. Some of these measures are listed below:

Harrison Learning Centre lighting control modifications

Annual carbon reduction: 50.8 tonnes

Draft proofing MA block windows

Annual carbon reduction: 65.3 tonnes

Insulation of valves and flanges (City Campus)

Annual carbon reduction: 152.8 tonnes