Information
  • Submitted by: Higher Education Sustainability Initiative (HESI)
  • Primary SD area: Education
  • Keywords: education
  • Location: Ballarat, Australia
  • Date of completion: 1 Jan 2000
  • More information

Deliverables & Resources
Higher Education Sustainability Initiative-University of Ballarat

Organization(s) making commitment

University of Ballarat

Achievement of Commitment

From 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.

How this will be achieved

University 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.

Deliverables
Deliverable Date
Annual Sustainability Strategy 2013

Resources devoted to delivery
Type Details
Staff / Technical expertise Expertise of students and staff committed to sustainability
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