Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 48.57
Liaison James Gordon
Submission Date Dec. 19, 2011
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STARS v1.1

Thompson Rivers University
OP-T2-1: Air Travel Emissions

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Andrew Pillar
Research Analyst
IPA
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution have policies and/or programs in place to reduce emissions from air travel?:
Yes

A brief description of the policies and/or programs:

Thompson Rivers University stresses the use of video conferencing in order to reduce air travel in order to reduce costs and limit emissions. There are multiple meeting rooms on campus set up for video conferencing between TRU and other campuses and partners worldwide. Information Technology Services provides training and support for the use of video conferencing rooms. They are also used for the delivery of distance programs, student orientation, and interviews.


The website URL where information about the policies and/or programs is available:

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