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.
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