We represent teams across University of Birmingham, promoting change for a greener more sustainable future . The University is strongly committed to creating a sustainable working environment through this and many other schemes.

The Solar Eclipse

On the morning of the 20th March, Britain experienced the best solar eclipse in years. An eclipse occurs when the Moon travels directly between the Earth and the Sun, blocking the Sun from view for a short time. For Birmingham 90% of the … Continue reading →

Take Care, Be Aware

Pop along to this cycle safety event on Tuesday 24th March. It will be at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham main entrance between 9am and 2pm. There are free cycling goodies available, you can sit inside an HGV cab to … Continue reading →

World’s first lagoon power plants unveiled in UK

New plans have been revealed to generate electricity through harnessing power from the tides around our coasts. Plans include four lagoons in Wales, one in Somerset, and one in Cumbria. The technology will involve sea walls with embedded power turbines. … Continue reading →

Party leaders make joint climate commitment

David Cameron, Ed Miliband, and Nick Clegg have agreed publically that climate change is one of the most serious threats facing our world, not only for the environment but also threatening security, prosperity, and the eradication of poverty.   The … Continue reading →

#28daysofpromoting my Green Pledge

This Friday marked the last event for ‘Green Pledge’ – Our Greener Futures.  It was great to catch up with fellow Green Pledgers and Malcolm Currie from GreenDrinks Birmingham and celebrate our achievements.  For my pledge I’ve been promoting a different charity …Continue reading →

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Let those creative juices flow and imagine an energy neutral working environment.

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