The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) distributes public money for teaching and research to universities and colleges. In doing so, it aims to promote high quality education and research, within a financially healthy sector. The Council also plays a key role in ensuring accountability and promoting good practice.
To find out more about HEFCE, visit www.hefce.ac.uk
EAUC and AUDE are delighted to launch guidance for the education sector on how to calculate Scope 3 carbon emissions. EAUC and AUDE are committed to supporting the sector....
A new linking tool has enabled schools and colleges to identify their National Network for Collaborative Outreach (NNCO).
Economic, social and environmental sustainability is about assuring the future through developing resilience and adaptability in staff and students, through building...
This presentation is from the “Challenging Connections” EAUC Annual Conference 2015, presented by The University of Nottingham, HEFCE and University of Bradford.
How to manage fuel consumption on the road, from the basics to more advanced tips
The HEFCE presentation from the EAUC Annual Conference 2014 outlining the sustainable development framework
Grow Allot is an exciting initiative created by the City College Plymouth to restore an area of disused ground at its Kings Road site into an allotment style, community garden.
This facility will provide unique curriculum and learning opportunities for further and higher education and for research and development throughout Belfast and Northern Ireland.
The Rosalind Franklin refurbishment has been a cornerstone in the School of Science and Technology teaching and learning facilities at Nottingham Trent University.
Topical information for managers and others in audit, estates, finance and administration in higher education institutions
The Revolving Green Fund provides recoverable grants to institutions for projects investing in energy-efficiency and low-carbon technologies to reduce their carbon emissions
A presentation by Joanna Simpson from the EAUC 13th Annual Conference 2009.
The winners' brochure from the 2005-2006 Green Gown Awards
This reuse implementation guide has been compiled as part of the HEFCE funded project “Moving Towards Zero-Waste”
A presentation from the EAUC Annual Conference 2012 about some of the projects being funded by HEFCE under the Revolving Green Funds and some good advice on how to plan for...
A HEEPI Report on the European Union Emission Trading Scheme, EU Environmental Performance of Buildings Directive and the proposed Carbon Reduction Commitment.
Information on the London School of Economics' HEFCE-funded project, moving towards zero waste.
A project that designed, implemented and evaluated a suite of social software applications, to encourage positive changes.
Here is a project summary of the LGM HEFCE funded project, led by Harper Adams University College to develop Carbon Management Strategies.
The EcoCampus encourages and rewards universities for moving towards environmental sustainability and therefore good operational and management practice.
A guide to promote improved biodiversity management and good practice in the HE sector based on a project by HEFCE.
This LGM project led by Bournemouth University aims to promote leadership support for sustainable development.
A University of Bradford led project stimulating strategic change & operational improvements by working with estates & other departments with energy/environmental...
This project, delivered by University of Northampton, puts partnership working at the centre of sustainable development and recognises that universities need to demonstrate...
The LGM HEFCE funded project, led by University of Nottingham, provided guidance to business schools on the integration and communication of social, economic and ecological...
A case study on Oxford University reducing energy use from out-of-hours working in research buildings
A summary of the two-year project "Leading Curriculum Change for Sustainability" lead by University of Gloucestershire.
Sustainable development in higher education: 2008 update to HEFCE's strategic statement and action plan.
HEFCE's Higher Education Innovation Fund (HEIF) supports HEIs' knowledge exchange activities and interactions with business and the wider community
GreenBuild was a LGM project, mainly financed by the four UK funding bodies including HEFCE, and AUDE, with additional support from the Carbon Trust with two workstreams
A summary from HEFCE for measuring scope 3 carbon emissions
A HEFCE commissioned report to carry out an evaluation of the Revolving Green Fund (RGF).
The output from 3 consultation seminars which contributed to the 2009 sustainable development action plan.
This document is an updated strategic statement and action plan on sustainable development in the higher education sector following feedback received on the consultation...
This document from HEFCE offers guidance for institutions on producing individual carbon reduction strategies, targets and associated carbon management plans.
TRAC, Transparent Approach to Costing, is the standard methodology used by UK HEIs for costing their main activities.