Our Sustainability Targets

New Sustainability Targets have been set for 2011-2015. These ambitious targets are central to the University’s commitment to sustainability. Targets are proposed for reducing stationary energy use and related carbon emissions and for the reduction of water, waste and travel emissions.


  • GFA is external Gross Floor Area based on TEFMA definitions
  • Energy – GJ consumed is stationary energy (Scope 1 and 2) including mains electricity, mains gas, LPG, steam, plus any on-site generation
  • Waste figures include the following campuses: Parkville, Southbank, Burnley and Werribee