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Barts Health NHS Trust has published a blog post: TLC Ready, Steady, Action!

At Whipps Cross and Newham University Hospitals the Operation TLC Team are meeting staff and handing out Operation TLC Action Lists.

25th March 2015, Reposted 1 time What do you think? Be the first to comment!
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Barts Health NHS Trust has published a blog post: The Operation TLC results are out and you have done a great job

Staff all over Barts Health NHS Trust have been awarded with a United Nations Environment certificate for their contribution to Operation TLC (T-turn off equipment, L – lights out, C – close doors).

25th March 2015, Reposted 1 time What do you think? Be the first to comment!
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Whipps Cross University Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust has published a blog post: An interview with Vindra Swanscott, theatre Practitioner at Whipps Cross Hospital

Everyone at Barts Health can do Operation TLC (Turn off-Lights out-Close doors). We spoke to Vindra who is championing the Operation TLC theatre checklist at Whipps Cross Hospital

25th March 2015 What do you think? Be the first to comment!
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Great Ormond Street Hospital has published a blog post: The GOSH Sustainability Fair is rolling into town

The GOSH Sustainability Fair, 26th March 2015, 11am-2pm, The Lagoon Charity Desk Area

25th March 2015 What do you think? Be the first to comment!
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Nick from Skanska says:

Skanska has used assessment tools to identify materials and processes which require the greatest use of energy, namely the concrete building frame and internal partition walls. The embodied energy has been lowered by maximising recycled content

25th March 2015, Reposted 1 time
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Nick from Skanska says:

For the GOSH project Skanska has reduced the equivalent carbon dioxide (CO2e) in the concrete used. We have designed alternative concrete mixes which use less cement, lowering the level of energy required to produce the material

20th March 2015, Reposted 1 time
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Nick from Skanska says:

Skanska is a Great Ormond Street Hospital charity supporter. We are proud to work with the charity on projects such as the rejuvenation of the Japanese garden and the funding of sustainability hoarding which has been designed by patients.

20th March 2015, Reposted 1 time
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Brendan from Great Ormond Street Hospital says:

GOSH are well on track to hit our CO2 reduction target for 2014/15. With only three months to go we are currently 17% below last years emissions...Our target is 5%!!!

28th February 2015
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Deborah from CarbonCulture Team has published a blog post: Lighting switch-off – results of a multi-channel initiative!

In shared areas of buildings, influencing switch-off behaviours can be challenging. We assessed a multi-channel initiative to see whether lighting switch-off behaviour could be influenced

25th February 2015, Reposted 1 time 1 comment! Add your voice to the conversation!
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Brendan from Great Ormond Street Hospital has published a blog post: Influence the sustainable development of our surroundings and services

GOSH is using CarbonCulture to help us work together as one team to make our sustainable development programmes as successful as possible. If you work at GOSH, please sign up with your gosh.nhs.uk email address to see more and get involved.

24th February 2015 What do you think? Be the first to comment!

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