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UL scoop Highly Commended accolade at the Green Gown Awards 2016

UL were last night highly commended at the Environmental Association of Universities and Colleges (EAUC) Green Gown Awards (UK and Ireland) for their proactive work in achieving a modal shift towards more sustainable forms of travel to and from campus. … Continue reading

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UL named as Finalist in SEAI’s Sustainable Energy Awards

UL were recently named as one of four Finalists in the Research category of Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s (SEAI’s) Sustainable Energy Awards 2016. The research, which focussed on the use of behaviour change as a means of improving energy efficiency, was … Continue reading

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Electric Vehicle Charge-points at UL

Spotted in UL over the May Bank Holiday weekend (2016) was both of UL’s Electric Vehicle Charge-points in use at the one time! Since December last these charge-points have been used 160 times.  

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Green Campus Network Meeting 21st Jan 2016

Members from UL’s Green Campus Committee & Environmental Committee addressed the Green Campus Network meeting which was held in Dublin recently. Click on the picture to be taken to a recording of the talk. Emeritus Professor of Environmental Science Dr Richard Moles … Continue reading

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5 simple tips for saving energy at home this Christmas

1. Turn off your Christmas lights when you’re not at home and especially at night. 2. Remember to charge electronic devices only for as long as is necessary. 3. Maximise dishwasher loads by loading and stacking correctly. 4. Utilise the … Continue reading

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UL awarded Green Campus accrediation

Earlier this week the University of Limerick was awarded Green Campus accreditation by An Taisce. The official award ceremony was held in the Boardroom of Plassey House and attendees were addressed by the President of UL Prof Don Barry, the Chairperson … Continue reading

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UL’s Green Campus Assessment takes place!

UL’s Green Campus Committee hosted the Green Campus Assessment Panel yesterday, 9th September 2015. The assessment started with a tour of some of the sustainability features on campus and ended with presentations followed by questions and answers. The assessment panel were … Continue reading

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