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01 Sep 2023

Summer 2023 Energy Performance Update

Welcome to this short update on our current energy performance and some of the energy projects undertaken over the summer months as we get ready for another busy academic year.
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31 Aug 2023

Climate Activism 101

Climate activism is a global movement dedicated to fighting climate inaction and climate injustice to create a sustainable and equitable world for all. It often involves campaigning and lobbying political leaders to take responsibility and achieve critical climate goals whilst holding industry players accountable for their environmental impacts. The climate movement has been around for decades, but has grown in strength and urgency in recent years in response to anthropogenic climate change and biodiversity loss. With global temperatures predicted to rise significantly in the coming years if we don’t immediately and radically reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the importance of climate activism (and activists) has never been so clear. But how do you get involved with climate activism in the first place?
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11 Aug 2023

UCC Green Campus Episode 19 with Student Support Administrator in the International Office, Natalie O’Byrne.

In the 19th installment of the Green campus podcast we talk to Student Support Administrator Natalie O’Byrne.
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03 Aug 2023

Greenshoots Update: UCC Community Garden Pitch-in Day

On Wednesday the 12th of July, a "pitch-in" day was held in UCC Community Garden.
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UCC looks to the future with local schools.

In March 2020 UCC celebrated  it's 10th anniversary of becoming the first University in the World to receive a Green Flag from the Foundation for Environmental Education.

Achievements, Awards and Sustainability Partnerships.