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Environment and Energy

The University of Cambridge is committed to reducing its environmental impact, with a dedicated Environment and Energy Section within Estate Management leading on carbon reduction and a range of strategic and operational initiatives. Networks of staff and students support these efforts.

This website provides information, advice and resources to support this work as well as information on what the University is doing both operationally and academically.

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Tackling our own environmental challenges

It might be considered that, because the University is home to so many talented and open-minded people, gaining efficiencies in energy use would be a simple problem to fix. However, the University’s annual report 2013 highlights that this strength is also a challenge.

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       Watch our video to learn more about Green Impact from last year’s team members

     What is Green Impact?

Greenlines: sustainability newsletter

Download Greenlines, the University’s sustainability newsletter. A monthly update for staff and students to keep you informed about environment and energy news at Cambridge.

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