The National Union of Students’ (NUS) has decided to rent, not buy, the light bulbs for its new offices at Macadam House in London.
Rather than buying the bulbs and then paying for the electricity, the NUS renting the whole package from technology giant Philips. The NUS will pay a flat rate for the energy they use and Philips will take care of the bulbs.
WWF UK opens new Sustainable HQ and Visitor Centre
The World Wildlife Fund UK (WWF) has achieved exceptionally high environmental ratings for its new £20m HQ building. WWF's "Living Planet Centre" in Woking was opened by Sir David Attenborough this week.
The building features open plan work place for 300 WWF staff. It also has a 150 seat conference venue, education facilities and exhibit space.