Sustainability database

People

Mr David Hirst

Teaching and Learning Librarian, The University of Manchester Library

One of the University's growing number of Sustainability Enthusiasts. Find out more about the initiativeĀ here.

Division: 
Professional Support Services
Sustainability enthusiast?: 
Yes
Interdisciplinary themes: 
Education
Engagement

Connections

Operation

Environmental Champions project

April 2008 to March 2009

Operation

Library Resource Use

Currently comparing resource use to similar library facilities in an attempt to improve their environmental performance. Green Impact team located at the Joule Library

Operation

BREEAM Excellent status (?)

Controlled lighting. Daylight linking and auto-dimming. Heat recovery system. Combined solar and gas fired water heaters. Water saving taps, waterless urinals, green roof.