Education update: a waste of time? Why getting students to reduce their waste is important

Since 2011, the amount of capital funding a higher education institution (HEI) receives from the Higher Education Funding Council for England has depended on how much that HEI has reduced its carbon emissions. Each individual HEI in England has to have its own carbon reduction strategy, targets and associated carbon management plan.

The carbon management plan must include a baseline for 2005 and, against that, carbon reduction targets for 2020, with an implementation plan. The overall target for the higher education sector is a 43 per cent reduction in carbon emissions by 2020 as against a 2005 baseline, but each HEI sets its own target…

Click on the link below to read the rest of the Walker Morris briefing.

Sign in or Register to continue reading this article

Sign in

Register

It's quick, easy and free!

It takes just 5 minutes to register. Answer a few simple questions and once completed you’ll have instant access.

Register now

Why register to The Lawyer

 

Industry insight

In-depth, expert analysis into the stories behind the headlines from our leading team of journalists.

 

Market intelligence

Identify the major players and business opportunities within a particular region through our series of free, special reports.

 

Email newsletters

Receive your pick of The Lawyer's daily and weekly email newsletters, tailored by practice area, region and job function.

More relevant to you

To continue providing the best analysis, insight and news across the legal market we are collecting some information about who you are, what you do and where you work to improve The Lawyer and make it more relevant to you.

Briefings from Walker Morris

View more briefings from Walker Morris

Analysis from The Lawyer

View more analysis from The Lawyer

Overview

Kings Court
12 King Street
Leeds
LS1 2HL
UK
http://www.walkermorris.co.uk

Turnover (£m): 42.50
No. of lawyers: 188