Schools save over £500,000 through Co-op Power

Schools working with Co-op Power are saving an average of £50,000 and are using the much-needed money to re-invest back into education at a time of great need

SSE teams up with Goldsmiths, University of London to slash carbon emissions

It will work to design and deliver a low carbon campus infrastructure in pursuit of the university’s ambitious net zero targets

ENGIE to progress renewable energy park for Keele University

Leading energy and services company, ENGIE, has agreed a 25 year deal with Keele University, to fund, design, build and operate a multi-technology renewable energy park

More than a quarter of UK universities ‘still not on a renewable tariff’

The study suggests this is despite 91% of students being “fairly or very concerned” about climate change

Reaching net zero ‘requires green skills shortage to be urgently tackled’

The Aldersgate Group says a deficit in skills is currently undermining the growth of low carbon supply chains across the UK economy

BAFTA’s albert welcomes ‘Class of 2020’ with first graduates of green course

Almost 300 students from 24 universities completed the course, which aims to equip those entering the screen industries with knowledge of sustainable practices

OVO Foundation launches £1m programme to educate 100,000 young people on climate change

Scheme hopes to get kids inspired about sustainability

George Washington University pledges to fully divest from fossil fuels by 2025

The university also targets the reversal of all emissions it has produced in its nearly 200-year history

New Jersey becomes first US state to add climate change to kindergarten curriculum

The update is a result of new guidelines announced by the State Board of Education and outlines plans for New Jersey’s 1.4 million students to study about climate crisis from kindergarten through to graduation

Australian college sources 130% of its electricity needs from renewable energy

A new 600kW rooftop solar photovoltaic system at the Presbyterian Ladies’ College in Melbourne is helping the college drive down emissions