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Category Archive: Sustainable Buildings

  1. Monday, 29th June 2015 at 1:00pm

    Sustainable and Edible Campus!

    The Birley Sustainability Trail is now open for everyone to visit, relax and enjoy! MMU aims to be a University with a positive environmental impact. Birley campus is playing a major part in achieving MMU’s ambition of Zero Carbon, Zero Water, Zero Waste and Maximum Biodiversity by integrating environmental sustainability into every aspect of design. Sustainable […]

  2. Monday, 29th June 2015 at 11:20am

    Sun shines on Birley School Visit

    This June we have been working with local children who have been exploring some of the Birley’s sustainability features. To promote the use of the campus as an open educational resource for local schools and the community we have delivered a series activities for Hulme primary schools Rolls Crescent and St Wilfreds. Working with the […]

  3. Thursday, 5th February 2015 at 9:26am

    Annual Environmental Sustainability Statement

    As part of our vision to become one of the most environmentally sustainable universities in the world, we have set ourselves some ambitious targets! In 2014, MMU developed a new Environmental Sustainability Strategy. Taking us from 2014 – 2020, the strategy sets out the actions MMU needs to take to achieve our aims and become […]

  4. Wednesday, 6th June 2012 at 1:56pm

    More solar panels installed at MMU; this time on ESS, Crewe Campus

    The next round of solar panels have now been installed on the Exercise and Sports Science Building in Crewe. In all, we’ve installed 208 solar panels which are expected to generate up to 49,000 kWh of electricity per year, which is equivalent to providing electricity to over 10 average UK households for a year! (*figures […]