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

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Tom drives sustainable building opportunities within the extensive University construction programme, advising capital project design teams and other Estates Services colleagues on compliance with University policies including relevant Philosophy Documents. Tom also ensures that projects are innovative and guided by industry best practice.

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

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.

Lucinda Lay

Carbon Reduction Project Manager Carbon Reduction Programme Manager
Address: The Malthouse
Email: sustainability@admin.ox.ac.uk
Tel: 01865 614893
Line Manager: Harriet Waters

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Lucinda is responsible for delivering the Carbon Reduction Programme and coordinating the work of project managers and contractors and the multiple cross-functional projects that contribute towards the University’s 33% carbon reduction target and Carbon Management Strategy.

Dr Rebecca Ford

Dr Rebecca Ford Researcher and Programme Manager
Email: rebecca.ford@ouce.ox.ac.uk

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Dr Rebecca Ford is a researcher in Energy at the Environmental Change Institute, where she manages the Oxford Martin Programme on Integrating Renewable Energy. Rebecca also leads the University’s [Living Lab] initiative, which supporting the reduction of carbon emissions by the University by 33% by 2020.

Adam Bows

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

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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.

Jennifer Jack

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

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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.

Amy King

Environmental Sustainability Projects Assistant
Address: The Malthouse
Email: sustainability@admin.ox.ac.uk
Tel: 01865 614892
Line Manager: Jennifer Jack

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Supports the delivery of Green Impact and Student Switch Off schemes as well as working to develop and extend the engagement and outreach of the team through events and training for staff and students and via social media. Also assists in supporting the implementation of the Environmental Management System.

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.