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100% renewable institutions

Below are the institutions which currently purchase 100 per cent renewable electricity(1), and then those who generate their own renewable energy(2).

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Institutions purchasing 100% renewable energy

The Arts University Bournemouth

Bournemouth University

Brunel University London

Canterbury Christ Church University

City, University of London

The University of Winchester

Leeds Beckett University

Staffordshire University

The University of Chichester

University of Worcester

University of Gloucestershire

The University of Hull

University of Bedfordshire

Birkbeck College

The University of Oxford

The University of Reading

The University of St Andrews

The University of Stirling

Cardiff University

The University of Bath

Swansea University


Will your institution be the next to join the list? Get in touch to talk to us about how to make it happen.


Institutions generating renewables

The top ten institutions generating the most renewable* energy. Can you beat any of these?


On-site renewables generation as proportion of overall energy consumption 

The University of Lancaster


University of Ulster


Newman University


Buckinghamshire New University


University of Worcester


The University of Brighton


University of Chester


Royal Agricultural University


University of the West of England, Bristol


Goldsmiths College



Want to get your institution on this list? Get in touch to talk about how you can start generating your own renewable energy or check out our community energy briefing.

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(1) The data is based on data about the 'total percentage of renewable energy purchased through green tariffs' as sourced from HESA’s Estates Management Record 2016/17’  

(2) Based on on-site photovoltaic and wind data sourced from HESA’s Estates Management Record 2016/17’ and excluding biomass