Sustainability Report 2014

2014 results

  • Carbon reduced by 8
  • Waste reduced by 66% with less than 3% going to landfill
  • FTE reduced to 8.87 from 8.9
  • 14 tonnes of carbon have been offset from 201
  • To ensure we meet our sustainability policy we implemented a sustainable procurement checklist to help staff choose the most sustainable options, where possible.

Carbon Summary

  Staff (FTE) Total Carbon Emissions (kgCO2) Carbon Emissions per FTE (kgCO2/FTE) Income per Annum £ Carbon Emissions per unit of income (kg/CO2/£) Carbon Emissions per GIA (m2)
2014 8.87 13,554 1,527 610,805 0.02 237
2013 8.93 14,758 1,653 642,977 0.02 259
%increase/decrease -1 -8 -8 -5 -3 -8

Breakdown of our carbon

Area 2014 2013 Variance Reason
KgCO2 % KgCO2 % KgCO2 %
Waste 5 0.03 14 0.09 -9 -66 We have decreased our waste by 66% with less than 3% going to landfill
Water 34 0.3 34 0.2 0 -1 No change
Heating and lighting 4,708 35 4,099 28 609 15 DEFRA figures increased
Travel 8,204 61 10,016 68 -1,812 -18 24% increase in domestic travel and 42% decrease international travel
Domestic 4,514 33 3,651 36 864 24
International 3,690 27 6,365 64 -2,675 -42
Electricity 593 4 95 4 -2 0 Less FTE in 2014
Total 13,544 100% 14,758 100% 1,214 -8%