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Keele University has taken home the top prize at this year's Green Gown Awards, which celebrate sustainability in Higher Education.

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A Keele University lecturer has received the coveted Sustainability Champion award at a prestigious national awards ceremony for her work to promote sustainability in her chemistry teaching.

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Keele University has outlined a core set of principles that will guide its activities over the next decade to support its ambitious plans of becoming carbon neutral by 2030.

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A UK-first trial at Keele University to blend hydrogen into the gas network in a bid to reduce carbon emissions has now been completed successfully.

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Scientists studying ocean temperature and sea level changes from thousands of years ago have said their data could be crucial to understanding climate change and improving projections of how our world may change due to global warming.

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Keele's Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Provost, Professor Mark Ormerod, has been invited to join a prestigious environmental sustainability advisory group.

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Keele has once again been scored among the top 4% of universities in the world for sustainability in a global ranking of over 900 universities.

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Two wind turbines and 15,000 solar panels are set to be installed on the Keele University campus through a new partnership managed and financed by ENGIE, to support the University’s pledge to be carbon neutral by 2030.

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Keele University has been named as a finalist in four prestigious Green Gown Award categories which celebrate sustainability in higher education, including Sustainability Institution of the Year.

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A new charging hub for electric vehicles (EV) has opened at Keele, furthering the University’s sector-leading commitment to sustainability.

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Researchers have found a new way to encourage people to spread out the usage of high-powered household appliances, such as washing machines and dishwashers, which is essential in ensuring that demand can be met by renewable energy sources.

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Keele University made a commitment to reduce campus carbon emissions by 34% by 2020 and reached a 39% reduction last year, before the impact of Covid-19.

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A new composite material made up of natural wood and plastic has been highlighted as a possible strategy for combating plastic pollution in new research co-authored by a Keele scientist.

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Keele University Students' Union has successfully retained its Green Impact 'excellent' accreditation for the second year running.

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Dr Adam Moolna features on The Conversation Africa's podcast, Pasha

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Extinction Rebellion (XR) supporters are more likely to be new to protesting than other environmental activists, a new study shows.

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Dr Helen Glanville, Dr Antonia Law, and Dr Alix Cage write for The Conversation UK

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New research led by Professor Toby Bruce has revealed the genetics underpinning a genetic defence allowing maize plants to recruit "bodyguards" against pests.

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Professor Chris Fogwill and Professor Chris Turney write for The Conversation UK.

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Keele University and Keele Students’ Union have achieved their second re-accreditation through the Responsible Futures programme for embedding sustainability and social responsibility into the curriculum and wider student experience.

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A new study led by Keele University has highlighted the crucial role that sea ice across the Southern Ocean played in controlling atmospheric carbon dioxide levels during times of past climate change, and could provide a critical resource for developing future climate change models.

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Keele University has launched a new Masters degree course in Smart Energy Management.

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The UK’s first live pilot to inject zero carbon hydrogen into a gas network to heat homes is yielding positive results, according to those using the gas.

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A €4 million study led by Keele University to support emerging technology for combustion engines has made “significant progress".

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Dr Marc Hudson writes for The Conversation UK.

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Keele University has been named as one of the Top 35 universities in Europe for its social and economic impact in the 2020 Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings.

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Joost de Moor, Professor Brian Doherty and Dr Philip Catney write for the Conversation UK.

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Food and drink bought on the Keele campus can now be provided even more sustainably thanks to the introduction of a campaign to reduce waste takeaway food packaging.

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A Keele professor has been working with a Staffordshire local authority to train councillors on the best ways to tackle climate change.

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A Keele professor was among a delegation of prominent academics who visited a Beijing university recently to forge new partnerships centred on smart energy and innovation.

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Keele has again been scored among the Top 25 universities in the world for sustainability in a global ranking of nearly 800 universities.

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The UK’s first live pilot to inject zero carbon hydrogen into a gas network to heat homes and buildings at Keele University is now fully operational.

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The Education for Sustainability Team is offering two new Sustainability Project Intern roles to expand the current team and support sustainability projects on campus! The two roles are for Sustainable Food projects and Sustainable Living projects.

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Volunteers plant 300 trees on Keele campus to help combat climate change.

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Keele University is celebrating success at this year’s prestigious Green Gown Awards which honour sustainability in higher education.

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Keele’s Professor Robert Ladrech joined a climate justice initiative in New York City to help propose solutions to ‘environmental injustice’ to the United Nations Climate Change Summit 2019.

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Keele University campus to become Europe’s first smart energy centre

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Hydrogen trial at Keele could dramatically cut UK’s carbon emissions

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Keele University and Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council are working together on climate sustainability to reduce the region’s carbon footprint.

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Keele University has been granted planning permission to generate 80% of its own electricity through solar and wind power.

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Keele has joined more than 200 organisations and news outlets from around the world that have signed up for Covering Climate Now, a media collaboration devoted to covering global climate emergency news.

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An environmental professor praised Keele for its commitment to sustainability as she was awarded an honorary degree this month.

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Keele University has been judged as a “First Class” institution in an assessment of its environmental and ethical impact.

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Keele University has achieved a record number of nominations for the prestigious Green Gown Awards which celebrate sustainability in higher education.

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Professor Carolyn Roberts has been highly commended as the Environmental Professional of the Year by The Society for the Environment at their fifteenth birthday celebrations in Kew Gardens.

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Keele University has joined the Government and other institutions to become one of the first UK universities to declare a ‘climate emergency’, reaffirming its position and commitment to being a world-leader in sustainability.

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Two key organisations in Newcastle-under-Lyme are leading the way in protecting the environment.

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A Keele University lecturer has been helping Nantwich cut down on its plastic waste alongside a local action group.

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Sustainability will be celebrated across campus during Keele Green Festival which is taking place from 11 to 17 March.

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Keele Students’ Union has launched an ambitious new venture aimed at cutting plastic pollution across the University.

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The Education for Sustainability Team has a fantastic opportunity for a current Keele student to become our first ever Sustainability Intern. The role will support the Education for Sustainability team and wider Sustainability Team in delivering the University’s Education for Sustainability strategy and wider sustainability objectives.

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Keele University has for the third successive year been ranked as one of the Top 20 universities in the world for sustainability.

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Sharon George writes for The Conversation UK.

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Keele University’s innovative green energy trial ‘HyDeploy’ has been presented at the 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP24).

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Elliott Lancaster has won the ‘Enterprise’ category of the Green Gown Awards 2018 for his student project ‘Utter Rubbish’

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An innovative green energy trial that could help dramatically cut carbon emissions has been given the go-ahead at Keele University

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‘The Great Donate’ scheme at Keele University has been shortlisted for a prestigious Green Gown Award for Student Engagement.

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Keele University has launched a new research institute to tackle the issues of sustainability on a local, national and global scale.

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Keele University has been shortlisted for four awards at the prestigious Green Gown Awards 2018.

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Keele University welcomes representatives from over 300 universities and colleges to its campus this week to share knowledge on environmental issues and sustainability within further and higher education.

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The University has recently launched its Sustainability Network, Sustainability Awards Scheme and sustainability project funding for all Schools and Directorates.

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Keele University has raised more than £50,000 for the British Heart Foundation in the last five years, by donating furniture and electrical items.

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At Keele we’re committed to embedding sustainability into everything that we do.

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A pioneering green energy trial at Keele University could help cut carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions caused by heating homes.

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Head out into the campus for our Fairtrade Treasure Hunt and you could win a free fairtrade tea, coffee, hot chocolate or snack.

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Unleash your photography skills and enter our Sustainable Development Goal Photography Competition to be in with the chance of winning vouchers and being part of a Keele SDG Photo Resource.

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Keele University has appointed engineering giant, Siemens, to turn the University campus into the largest single, integrated electricity, gas and heat Smart Energy Network Demonstrator (SEND).

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Keele University has for the second successive year been ranked in the Top 20 universities in a global sustainability league table.

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Keele University has been named as one of the most beautiful universities in the country, according to Times Higher Education.

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The 2017 NUS Sustainability Skills Survey launched today giving students the chance to win £500.

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Keele Food Coop has been awarded £1000 to expand their product range to include dried goods.

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Keele's Supplier Engagement Tool enables university suppliers to identify their business' impact on the environment and put a sustainability plan in place for the future.

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An innovative system has been installed on the ground floor of the Claus Moser building to trial automated control that also allows building users to adjust the room temperature to their own comfort levels.

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Keele University has donated 2.5 tonnes of food to Newcastle-Staffs Food Bank through Keele Green Move Out 2017, whilst student volunteers collected kitchen and household items to reduce waste and enable reuse by new students.

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Keele University has replaced 3 old diesel vans with Nissan e-NV 200 electric vans, making Keele's campus vehicle fleet more than 20% electric.

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MSc Computing students created an app to monitor activities in the Sustainable Student Bungalow. The app will enable students to track activities such as waste production and management of crops in raised beds.

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University has recently been re-certified to the prestigious ISO 50001 Energy Management standard.

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Keele University has been ranked the number one university in the world for its green setting and campus infrastructure in a global sustainability league table.

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Dave Emley, a former geology technician at Keele, has been awarded the British Empire Medal in the New Year Honours list for services to higher education and natural history.

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Keele University has seen a major jump in its position in the People & Planet Universities League Table, the national Sustainability League Table, rising 33 places to 15th position in the table of over 150 universities, earning itself a First Class award for its environmental and ethical performance.

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Keele University is celebrating after winning its greatest number of awards yet at the prestigious Green Gown Awards 2016, thanks to its pioneering leadership, teaching, and student excellence in sustainability.

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Keele University has four finalists in the Green Gown Awards 2016, celebrating pioneering teaching, leadership, research and student sustainability excellence.

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