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Environmental Fact of the Week

Did you know … the University sources Green Energy from Blyth Offshore Wind Farm?

The University renewed its energy contract in October 2017, which is great news as this helps the University to increase the usage of low carbon technologies. Further details about the project are available here.

(9 Feb 2018)

Environmental Sustainability Vision, Policy and Strategy

A new Environmental Sustainability Vision, Policy & Strategy has been agreed by UEC and signed off by the Vice-Chancellor on behalf of the University and all staff and students are encouraged to read this.

(9 Feb 2018) » More about Environmental Sustainability Vision, Policy and Strategy

Durham University Keep Cups

Did you know… if you purchase a Durham University reusable Keep Cup you will get a free hot drink? And if you take your own mug to any Yum outlet you will get 20p off the price of a hot drink?

(13 Oct 2017) » More about Durham University Keep Cups

Environmental Credentials

The University takes pride in gaining external recognition for its environmental behaviour. Examples of where initiatives and practices at the University have been externally recognised and/or rewarded are available on our Environemental Credentials website and include the EAUC Green Gown Awards, Durham County Environment Awards, North East England Tourism and the Green Tourism Business Scheme, to name but a few.

(19 May 2017)