At Charles Sturt University (CSU), sustainability is a key strategic priority area, encompassing course and campus needs, with the vision of continually improving our performance in the sustainability space.
CSU Green works towards the actions and outputs outlined in CSU's 2015-2016 Sub-Plan (Infrastructure Physical and Virtual), which is part of the broader University Strategy.
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OP3.1 Implement Energy Performance Contract
OC3 Improved performance in sustainability
OP3.2 Expansion of on-campus embedded energy generation capacity
OP3.3 Holistic integration of sustainability principles across curriculum, research and operating practices
OP3.4 Improved carbon footprint
In addition, CSU Green assists with the management and monitoring of CSU's LiFE program and works towards meeting the following targets and objectives:
In 2007, CSU became a signatory to the Talloires Declaration, an international commitment to environmental sustainability in higher education, signed by over 350 other universities around the world.
Through this Declaration, CSU has committed to take the following actions for incorporating sustainability and environmental literacy into teaching, research, operations and outreach: