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St Andrews praised for energy saving initiatives

University praised for “exemplary achievement” in energy saving initiatives.

25 May 2011University news

Top ten tips for a green Christmas

Sustainability Institute calls on every household to help cut waste this Christmas

21 December 2009Public interest stories

Could chopsticks idea help save the planet?

A new design of chopstick which could save vast numbers of trees from the axe and a pioneering way of creating electricity through road traffic noise are just two of the ideas vying for the St Andrews Prize.

5 September 2001Awards

Palestinian academics win St Andrews prize

Two leading Palestinian academics who are seeking to turn the waste from olive oil production into valuable by-products have won the prestigious St Andrews Prize.

11 May 2000Awards

Winner of global environment prize to be announced

The winner of one of the world's most prestigious environmental prizes will be announced this week (Friday 12 May 2000).

7 May 2000Awards