Fairtrade University Status has been Renewed

We are proud to announce the University of Lincoln and the Students’ Union has renewed its Fairtrade University Status Since the previous renewal back in 2015, the University and Student Union staff have worked together to continue being committed to promoting Fairtrade products and the issues around Fairtrade to students and staff.

Congratulations to our Go Green Week Competition Winners

We had some fantastic entries and hope to be able to implement some of the ideas in the future. 1st Place – sell University of Lincoln branded water bottles on campus to reduce single use plastic A student suggested that we sell university branded water bottles to enable students to drink the free water and […]

EV Charging Points and Updated Car Parking Policy

The University of Lincoln has introduced electric vehicle charging points for staff to use while they are working on campus. Estates have installed four double charging posts at the Brayford Campus, meaning there are eight parking spaces with access to a 7kw Mennekes socket charger, compatible with all plug-in vehicle brands. The marked bays, which […]

Switch off this Christmas – reduce our carbon consumption

A reminder for all staff and students to switch off all electrical items before they head home for the Christmas holidays. By switching off every computer, monitor, printer, charger, kettle and microwave when they’re not in use, you can help the university save thousands every year. You’ll also be helping us to reach our 43% […]

University of Lincoln achieves International Energy Accreditation

The University has been recognised for its commitment to increasing its energy efficiency and reducing energy waste with an international energy accreditation. Following a programme of energy saving initiatives led by the Estates team over the last year, that has included improvements to the heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems and a new Energy and Carbon Management […]