Prefect Controls - Setting controls for 2030 and beyond

24 February 2023
As UK universities strive to meet the net-zero and decarbonisation targets of 2030 and beyond – there is a collective responsibility to make things happen.

With fewer than Seven years in which to make the necessary changes, a lot has already been achieved in terms of large-scale thinking and policy making.

  • The changing, and adapting of materials used in construction projects, and maximising efficiency of existing buildings with performance enhancing re-development.
  • Many on-site green energy production projects are at advanced stages of development as well as switching to power from clean sources.
  • The removal of carbon from transport has seen greater emphasis placed on cycle routes and encouragement of electric and multi-passenger vehicles.
  • Planning initiatives that concentrate on the proximity of facilities to housing, thus reducing the need for travel.

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