5 November 2014

Success in Green Gown Awards 2014

The Environmental Sustainability team has been Highly Commended in the 10th annual Green Gown Awards.

Green HC  The award in the Carbon Reduction category was made for the team's work on energy reduction for the Bodleian Libraries, which resulted in annual savings of £168k.  The project involved close collaboration with the Libraries and with Estates Services’ Building Services team, and covered a mix of complex and challenging buildings.  It is now a flagship project for the University’s work on carbon reduction. The Green Gown awards recognise the exceptional sustainability initiatives being undertaken by universities and colleges across the UK.