Carbon Management - Stamp down CO
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.
Download: University of Wolverhampton Carbon Management Plan (PDF - 3.96MB)
On Friday 21 January the Carbon Management Team challenged WN and MC to go head-to-head and SWITCH OFF equipment. Find out who won.
The West Midlands has an aim to achieve a 30% reduction in its emissions by 2020 to be in line with the national target set in the Climate Change Act. Find out what opportunities are available regionally.
Carbon footprint, carbon reduction, carborexia, carbon economy… it can sometimes feel as though we’re being bombarded from all sides about carbon – and how to reduce our own, or our nation’s carbon emissions.
Recently completed projects
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
Full status update: Carbon reduction projects
How can you get involved?
Help stamp down CO2
Do you know what your carbon footprint is?
Try the Guardian's quick carbon calculator.