2014 March

Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust host sustainability event

The Trust’s Sustainable Development Working Group manned a stand in the Damers Restaurant between 11.00am and 3.00pm, sharing the Trust’s progress with the sustainability agenda. A selection of suppliers were also on hand to discuss all things green. Like all public services, the Trust has challenging targets to meet around carbon reduction, however, progressing the […]

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Prime Minister plants tree at Warneford hospital to mark NHS Sustainability Day

The Prime Minister, the Rt Hon David Cameron MP, has planted a tree at the Warneford hospital in Oxford to mark NHS sustainability day. The day, which takes place on 27 March, celebrates the efforts of NHS Trusts and other healthcare organisations across the country to implement carbon reduction and sustainable practices within their workplace […]

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What a Day for action!

After a six month campaign which had taken NHS Sustainability Day around England the big day finally arrived. The reasoning behind a six month campaign was to provide a platform for NHS Trusts around the country to showcase their hard work on sustainable development. By providing a platform for Trusts through the roadshows, the campaign […]

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Giant takes root on NHS Sustainability Day

The 2014 NHS Sustainability Day took place on 27 March with NHS organisations across the country taking action to combat climate change and raise awareness of sustainability within the health service. The Sustainable Development Unit, part of NHS England and Public Health England, marked the day by planting a Giant Sequoia tree in the grounds […]

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NHS Sustainability Day through your eyes

We have collated all of your tweets from the busiest and most talked about NHS Sustainability Day to date and we wish to thank you all for your support and efforts yesterday. To view “NHS Sustainability Day through your eyes” please click HERE!

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Sustainable Development Capital announces landmark energy efficiency deal for St Bartholomew’s Hospital in London

SDCL is delighted to announce that it has provided finance for Skanska to deliver a low carbon combined chilling/heating and power (CCHP) solution at St Bartholomew’s Hospital. The £2.5 million investment will be made by the UK Energy Efficiency Investments Fund, which is managed by Sustainable Development Capital (SDCL) and funded by the UK Green […]

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