Based on the environmental targets and strategies for the University of Gothenburg we work with different activities specific for the Tjärnö Laboratory in purpose of reaching the goals. The activities are decided by the combined environmental work and health and safety group at the Tjärnö Laboratory.
At the moment we are focusing in three areas:
- We give possibilities for good hybrid meetings, among others a reconstruction of parts of the library into meeting rooms has been realized.
- We install solar panels on the dining hall building.
- We are planning for a new research vessel to replace Nereus. The process is on-going.
A lot of our environmental work is accomplished in collaboration with Akademiska Hus, our property owner.
Annually we are following the development of our environmental impact and work on a long-term basis to reduce it the negative part of it. Some results from previous years: