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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 are encouraged to support these efforts.

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

Latest news

Turning the spotlight on travel throughout April

28 March 2017

‘Spotlight on’ months allow the University to raise awareness of sustainability issues over an entire month and our recent Spotlight on Sustainable Food month was a great success and has led to change in many parts of the University . Next month we hope to replicate this success, this time in the area of travel. Travel is...

Which University workplace is the most active?

28 March 2017

This is the question we will be asking during the Workplace Travel Challenge , a challenge taking place across the University between the 24 and 29 April . Teams of up to ten staff can register for the challenge and log the distances they make by active travel i.e. walking, cycling, rollerblading or cartwheeling; a large...

Greenlines: sustainability newsletter

Greenlines February Edition

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

View February's newsletter