The University of Sheffield has recently made the switch to zero carbon, 100% renewable electricity with Birmingham-based energy company, Bryt Energy.
The signed contracts will ensure the entire University’s estate will be supplied with zero carbon, 100% renewable electricity, sourced solely from Wind, Hydro and Solar power. This covers all the University’s buildings, including their central campus, accommodation, and all other facilities.
With electricity being the largest component of the University’s on-campus carbon emissions, their switch to renewables will have a dramatic impact on their carbon footprint and shows the University’s commitment to sustainable development.Switching to a 100% renewable electricity contract is an important step in our sustainability work and follows the University work in aiming to be completely divested from fossil fuels and incorporate sustainable development into our education.
Bryt Energy, part of the Statkraft Group, is a passionate, future-focused energy company, on a mission to take their community on a carbon-reducing journey. Bryt Energy’s power is zero carbon and 100% renewable, using only Wind, Hydro and Solar energy sources to power British businesses.
Whether it be on-site generation, battery storage or optimisation controls, Bryt Energy is at the forefront of the clean energy technology revolution with solutions that maximise value from customers’ electricity supply contracts.For more information,