Meet the Environmental Sustainability team

Harriet Waters

Harriet Waters - Head of Environmental Sustainability Head of Environmental Sustainability
Address: The Malthouse
Email: sustainability@admin.ox.ac.uk
Tel: 01865 614893
Line Manager: Isobel Hughes

Other Info

Harriet is responsible for long-term planning and direction of environmental sustainability at the University of Oxford, and oversees as the delivery of the wide range of strategies and services implemented by the Environmental Sustainability team. Harriet also provides advice and support to departments across the University.

Tom Heel

Tom Heel Deputy Head of Environmental Sustainability
Address: The Malthouse
Email: sustainability@admin.ox.ac.uk
Tel: 01865 614893
Line Manager: Harriet Waters

Other Info

Tom is responsible for energy and carbon management activities within the team and leads on promoting sustainable building within the extensive University construction programme. He advises capital project design teams and other Estates Services colleagues on compliance with University policies including relevant Philosophy Documents.

Martin Taylor

Martin Taylor Sustainability Engineer
Address: The Malthouse
Email: sustainability@admin.ox.ac.uk
Tel: 01865 616351
Line Manager: Tom Heel

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Martin focuses on identifying, developing and delivering carbon reduction projects specifically with regard to building services. Working with a colleagues across the University including Estates Services engineers, the Direct Labour Organisation, building managers and procurement teams Martin implements projects which deliver significant savings in the University’s carbon emissions and operational costs

Alan Wood

Alan Wood - Energy Manager
Energy Manager
Address: The Malthouse
Email: sustainability@admin.ox.ac.uk
Tel: 01865 614893
Line Manager: Harriet Waters

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Alan manages the Energy team, which is responsible for managing the electricity, gas and water supplies to University buildings and departments, ensuring a secure energy supply, and identifying energy and carbon saving projects. The team also supports new supply points for new buildings and major refurbishments and ensures the University is legally compliant in respect of the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme, Carbon Reduction Commitment and the Energy Saving Opportunities Scheme.

Omega Young

Omega Young Deputy Energy Manager
Address: The Malthouse
Email: sustainability@admin.ox.ac.uk
Tel: 01865 614893
Line Manager: Alan Wood

Other Info

The Deputy Energy Manager is responsible for energy procurement, energy and carbon saving, energy analysis, energy compliance and water saving, with a key focus on monitoring energy use and delivering bespoke energy saving measures across the University’s diverse estate.

Andrea Isham

Energy Efficiency Assistant
Address: The Malthouse
Email: sustainability@admin.ox.ac.uk
Tel: 01865 288580
Line Manager: Alan Wood

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Andrea collates utility company billing data (gas, electricity and water) for checking, filing, reporting and analysis. Andrea also solves billing and payment issues with end customers and utility companies, recharges utility bills between departments, and provides historical billing data.

Jennifer Jack

Jennie Hurst Environmental Sustainability Projects Manager
Address: The Malthouse
Email: sustainability@admin.ox.ac.uk
Tel: 01865 614893
Line Manager: Harriet Waters

Other Info

There are three main parts to Jennifer’s role: engagement and behavior change which is delivered primarily through the Green Impact and Student Switch Off schemes; the development and growth of the Environmental Management System; and working closely with other teams on non-hazardous waste management.

Stefanie Reiss

Sustainability Projects Manager (Laboratory Optimisation)
Address: The Malthouse
Tidmarsh Lane
Email: sustainability@admin.ox.ac.uk
Tel: 01865 614893
Line Manager: Jennifer Jack

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Stefanie’s role focuses on identifying, developing and delivering carbon reduction projects specifically in laboratory environments. Working with a number of roles across the University including laboratory managers, building managers and procurement teams Stefanie will look to enable improvements to equipment, operations and behaviours to support the University to reach its carbon reduction targets.

Adam Bows

Sustainable Transport Manager
Address: The Malthouse
Email: sustainability@admin.ox.ac.uk
Tel: 01865 614893
Line Manager: Harriet Waters

Other Info

Adam provides direction and advice in relation to all aspects of the University’s transport needs. Working with the Travel Officer, Adam is responsible for leading the implementation of the University’s Transport Strategy, which aims to enable efficient operation of the functional estate whilst reducing the traffic congestion, air pollution and carbon emissions associated with the commuting and business travel needs of our staff and students.

Ed Wigzell

Ed Wigzell - Travel Officer Travel Officer
Address: The Malthouse
Email: sustainability@admin.ox.ac.uk
Tel: 01865 614893
Line Manager: Adam Bows

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Ed supports the delivery of sustainable transport initiatives for University staff and students. He aims to encourage the use of energy-efficient public and communal transport, bicycles and walking, and to discourage unnecessary use of private motor transport. His work involves conducting travel surveys, developing staff and student travel benefit schemes, and liaising with local authorities and large employers in the area.

Jane English

Team Administrator
Address: The Malthouse
Email: sustainability@admin.ox.ac.uk
Tel: 01865 614893
Line Manager: Harriet Waters

Other Info

(Part time: Mon, Tues and Fri)

Jane supports the team in all aspects of delivering their diverse work. She leads on coordinating certification to Customer Service Excellence and, outside of the team, supports the wider Business Management agenda of Estates Services.