- Submitted by: Higher Education Sustainability Initiative (HESI)
- Topic: Education
- Keywords: education
- Location: Ballarat, Australia
- Date of completion: 2013
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Deliverables & Resources
- This voluntary initiative came from Higher Education Sustainability Initiative
University of Ballarat
Partner(s)University of Ballarat
Description/achievement of initiativeFrom a 2008 baseline we have set a target of 15% reduction of energy and greenhouse gas emissions by 2013, a 30% reduction in waste and increasing recycling rates, replace our vehicle fleet with 4 cylinder vehicles and promote walking, cycling and public transport.
Implementation methodologiesUniversity has recently passed the 2012-13 Sustainability Strategy which sets out goals to reduce greenhouse gas emissins, energy, waste, water and begin embedding sustainability into all curriculum.
|Annual Sustainability Strategy||2013|
|Staff / Technical expertise||Expertise of students and staff committed to sustainability|