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Leeds Sustainability Institute Launch

Leeds Sustainability Institute

Leeds Sustainability Institute

Chris Gorse, Director of the Leeds Sustainability Institute at Leeds Beckett, provided evidence to the All Party Parliamentary Group for Excellence in the Built Environment’s Inquiry into the Quality of New Build Housing.

House of Commons Inquiry

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SEEDS Conference.

Sustainable Ecological Engineering Design for Society

SEEDS Conference 2017

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Enabling Sustainability 

Creating more sustainable places, communities and economies.

With research expertise developed over two decades, the research teams have achieved significant recognition. The Institute's consultancy and business services are making a significant impact, and through established networks, provide a knowledge base that has clear benefit to its partners.

Work undertaken in social policy, low carbon building, materials, green computing, renewable energy and sustainable infrastructure places the Institute in a lead position, shaping the developed and developing world. The Institute’s field trials and work with communities are having a direct impact on the policy and regulation that will pave the way to a low carbon built environment.

The practices developed are being adopted across Europe and impacting on the way we test and monitor buildings to ensure performance. Feedback from the research has resulted in new industry standards, taking a step closer to the zero carbon and low impact solution.

Leeds Sustainability Institute Launch

The Leeds Sustainability Institute will tackle the challenges of creating more sustainable places, communities and economies to enable society and its infrastructure to become sustainable.
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Volunteers needed to help explore energy efficiency of homes

Researchers at Leeds Beckett University seeking volunteers for a study which will investigate heat loss in domestic homes.

Paris Masters students visit our Sustainability Institute

A group of Executive Masters students from L’École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées Paris Institute of Technology were engaged in a study visit from 3-7 April.

Research to explore energy efficiency of homes

Researchers at Leeds Beckett University are set to investigate heat loss in domestic homes as part of a new study.

Upcoming Events

Jul 14

Journey Through the Mirror Pool

Sound installation as part of Supersenses exhibition at the Science + Media Museum in Bradford.

Sep 14

Beckett Choir Rehearsals

Love singing, making music, or just want to meet new people? Come along and join Beckett Choir - no auditions, and no need to be able to read music!

Sep 28

Part-Time Jobs Fair

The Part-Time Jobs Fair is an ideal opportunity to find flexible part-time work that fits around your studies.

Sep 29

Degree apprenticeships breakfast briefing for levy paying organisations

Degree apprenticeships are the fastest-growing route to attracting top talent into your business.

Oct 3

Varsity 2017

Varsity is the biggest student sporting event in Leeds.

Oct 3

Get into Teaching Fair

Are you interested in a career in teaching but unsure about your options? Come along to our Get into Teaching Fair to find out more.

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