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UI Greenmetric Chairperson visits UL

On Friday 12th last, Prof Riri Fitri Sari (Chairperson of the UI Green Metric since 2010) made the University of Limerick her first stop when visiting Ireland for the 5th International Workshop on UI Greenmetric Rankings (held in UCC). Prof … Continue reading

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UL Switches off for Earth Hour 2019

Last Saturday, March 30th, was a busy day for sustainability action on campus. After a busy morning undertaking the  2019 Riverbank Cleanup it was back to UL for 8.30pm to mark Earth Hour 2019. This year the campus community was asked … Continue reading

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Earth Hour 8.30pm – 9.30pm Saturday 30th March 2019

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UL’s Green Campus Reaccreditation Assessment Takes Place

UL’s first full reaccreditation assessment took place on November 8th last, led by An Taisce’s  Environmental Education Unit Director, Michael John O’Mahony. Following an address by UL’s president the reaccreditation delegation were brought on a sustainability tour of the campus. … Continue reading

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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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