Sustainability & Energy Unit

Sustainability and Energy Management Unit
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The Unit for Sustainability and Energy Management combines the most important cross-sectional tasks of sustainability management at Freie Universität Berlin.

The Unit for Sustainability and Energy Management initiates and coordinates activities related to sustainability in research, teaching, transfer, and on campus. This includes managing centralized and decentralized teams, establishing sustainability-related teaching offers, continuing to develop the integrated management system, coordinating the EMAS certification process, regular sustainability reports, university-wide energy monitoring, and waste management. The Unit advises the university leadership, creates opportunities for participation for all members of the university, coordinates the DAAD-funded University Alliance for Sustainability (UAS) and participates in regional and international sustainability networks.

Tasks and Areas of Activity

The core task is the systematic management of all sustainability activities at the university.

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In discussing sustainability, we rely on various kinds of communication and exchange.

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Milestones of Sustainability Management at Freie Universität Berlin

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