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Halloween and Bonfire night - It’s a tough time to be a hedgehog

As the University of Warwick works towards Gold accreditation for being a Hedgehog Friendly Campus, Sustainability Assistant, Teegan Hayden-Smith discusses why the period between Halloween and Bonfire night is a tough time to be a hedgehog.

Tue 31 Oct 2023, 12:09 | Tags: Environment, Animals, Hedgehogs, sustainability

University programme credited for helping West Midlands cut energy consumption by 32%

A university programme which helped SMEs reduce energy consumption by 32% has been nominated for a national sustainability award.

Mon 30 Oct 2023, 15:31 | Tags: SMEs, WMG, research, Environment, energy, Sciences

Hydrogen research hub awarded £11 million to help UK reach Net Zero targets

The University of Warwick is one of several partners to benefit from £11m funding as part of a new hydrogen research hub.

Sat 23 Sep 2023, 15:15 | Tags: Engineering, research, Environment, Greenpower, sustainability, Sciences

Addressing sustainability in a round-about way

One of the University of Warwick’s picturesque roundabouts has been crowned Roundabout of the Year 2024, recognising its impact on promoting biodiversity and protecting the local ecosystem of bees, butterflies, and insects.

Wed 09 Aug 2023, 08:23 | Tags: School of Life Sciences, Environment, sustainability

Helping plants and bacteria work together reduces fertiliser need

Helping to promote the natural relationship between plants and bacteria could reduce reliance on environmentally damaging fertilisers, a study has found.

University of Warwick launches Sustainability Training School

This week (5-9 June 23) the University of Warwick welcomes its first cohort of early career researchers (ECR) to its newly developed Sustainability Training School (STS). The school has been created by the university’s Institute of Global Sustainable Development (IGSD) in partnership with Eutopia, a university alliance that brings together 10 European universities, and with the support of the Enhancing Research Culture Fund.

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