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Sustainability

How to save energy in schools: a guide for school governors

Energys Group's Kevin Cox has some tips for school governors wanting to save energy

Green means go!

Steve Wright rounds up some of the most impressive green initiatives from across the UK indepe...

Renewables - a minor tragedy in the making?

Nigel Aylwin-Foster, Client Director at ReEnergise, discusses why independent schools should c...

How to turn your school into a unique learning resource

Bidwells' Ian Wakeling looks at what changes can be made to independent school buildings to he...

Solar energy solution for King Edward's Witley

The independent school is working with Spirit Solar to reduce their carbon footprint

St Mary's students help the community go green

Students speak at Colchester Council's Building Resilient Communities event

Sodexo expands waste prevention scheme

Sodexo rolls out SKOOL programme across Europe to prevent food waste

Kids to design energy-saving comic strip

Children across Britain have the chance to win an energy makeover worth up to £50,000 for thei...

Green School for St Helens' 'Girls in Green'

New eco-friendly Junior School building opens at St Helen's School in London

When green is clean

John Fathers, CEO at Green World Innovations talked us through the true meaning of green clean...

Schoolhaus - the UK's most energy efficient school building

But why? Plus: Schoolhaus Open Days 2016

Radical energy efficiency

UK Energy Partners design and develop Schoolhaus projects - the UK's most energy efficient sch...

Taking learning outdoors

Farlington School runs a Forest School to help students engage with the natural world

Shifting the shortage

Martin Grey says we need to address the STEM skills shortage to build the green economy

Calling on next generation to safeguard energy

Dr Stephen Breslin, chief executive of Glasgow Science Centre, reflects on the need for contin...

Three quarters of parents not aware of green benefits

Inspired Building Systems survey shows better parents need better knowledge of school sustaina...

Big Green Day at Dauntsey's

Dauntsey's holds green event to highlight environmental issues, receiving a message of support...

Brexit and the UK energy market

NUS Consulting releases report on possible impact of 'Brexit' on UK energy

Responsible thinking

Oundle School have been topping up their green credentials this spring

Benenden praised for green approach

Benenden recognised with award for sending none of its waste to landfill in 2015

Keeping it green in the kitchen

Schools are still reluctant to spend money on energy-saving catering equipment, says Simon Fro...

Positive impact

Sustainability isn't just a buzzword, says Helen Fraser

Planting the seeds of sustainability

Living responsibly is embedded in the lessons and daily life of independent schools, says Simo...

Watch your waste

Philip Simpson looks at the benefits that sustainable food waste recycling can offer schools

New energy consultancy service launches

Optimal Monitoring's newly launched service aims to help schools increase their energy efficie...

Waste not, want not

Derby High School pupils learn what happens to our rubbish at visit to waste and recycling pla...

MSC's lessons a great catch for schools

Primary schools get sustainability lessons from Marine Stewardship Council's Fish and Kids pro...

New sustainability education resource for teachers

Bristol 2015 launch new website full of resources to support teachers in engaging young people...

Keeping IT green

Technology in the classroom can have a huge impact on energy bills. Steve Smith shows us how t...

Paper-free for the planet

Despite the evident cost to the environment, schools are still too reliant on paper-based comm...

A sustainable approach to teaching

John Walmsley says UWC Atlantic College's sustainability activities are a big part of school l...

Dragon pupils create a climate for change

First pupil-led march raises awareness in climate change in Oxford

Children in 100 countries to learn about UN green goals

Neymar, Serena Williams and Kolo Toure join UNICEF and Global Goals campaign to launch World's...

Energy management: the key to financial savings in education

Becoming energy efficient needs a defined strategy, says Optimal Monitoring

Liquid assets

Amar Hussain looks at how schools can do more to help reduce consumption and wastage and becom...

Young Enterprise London finals success

London girls' school recently competed at the Company of the Year London Finals at HSBC in Can...

Saving energy and costs

Andrew Lees looks at how schools can save money by complying with ESOS

Pencil Bin gets top of the class for recycling

Leafield Environmental is launching a new, pencil shaped novelty bin for the school environmen...

Keeping in touch in the electronic age

Julie Booth looks at how going green can lead to more effective communications between schools...

Two alumni win Dauntsey's sustainable development award

Dauntsey's School announces Richard Sandbrook Award winners for 2015