Green Lancaster is a collaborative initiative run by Lancaster University and Lancaster University Students’ Union to:

  • Provide a central forum for demonstrating and disseminating good sustainability practice.
  • Engage the University community as a whole to encourage and embed sustainable behaviours.
  • Facilitate the linking of teaching, research, and practice, utilising the significant expertise within the University.
  • Alter staff and student behaviours in order to reduce carbon emissions, energy and resource consumption associated with University activities and operations.
  • Provide a student experience that promotes sustainability.

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Sustainability Practice

From better buildings to efficient energy production – innovation, imagination and commitment are helping us achieve our carbon reduction targets.

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Low Carbon Technologies

Discover how Lancaster University is employing low carbon technology to drastically reduce our carbon footprint

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In depth understanding and practical application: the cornerstones of undergraduate and postgraduate sustainability study at Lancaster University.

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Student Involvement

Green Lancaster is helping students get involved with sustainability projects on campus and within the local community.

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Knowledge Exchange

We're sharing our knowledge and expertise to the benefit of our graduates, industry and the environment.

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Ideas forged in Lancaster are influencing attitudes, policies, industry and technologies around the world.