During the summer we upgraded existing lighting to high efficiency LED in a number of locations across the University. LED lighting uses up to 50% less electricity, has a much longer life-span and provides better light quality.
UCD will be open as normal today, Tuesday 17 October 2017. After conducting a general inspection of the university facilities last night and another one this morning, we anticipate no access restrictions and the University should be operating as normal.
UCD Telephone Services note reports of increased levels of unsolicited calls which pose a potential security risk through the attempted phishing of sensitive information and propagation of malware.
Before you leave the campus this evening we would like to update you on the switch-off campaign and energy efficiency improvements to date, and please switch-off (body, mind and those pesky monitors ?) before you leave.
A Fault has been reported in Newstead affecting all inbound and outbound calls from fixed-line extensions.
Before you leave the campus this evening we would like to update you on the switch-off campaign and energy efficiency improvements to date, and please switch-off before you leave UCD this evening.
The annual UCD commuting survey which was undertaken in November 2016 shows that with your help we are making good progress towards our targets.
As we approach the May Bank Holiday weekend, please remember to switch-off computers, laptops, printers, monitors and screens or non-essential laboratory equipment such as drying ovens and fume-cupboards.
With the long weekend approaching we would like to remind you of the benefits of shutting down non-essential equipment this long weekend and to provide you with an update on the overall electricity usage in UCD.
Scheduled: 24 March - Bus Eireann strike is scheduled to commence on March 24. See the alternatives and check for developments on this page.