A greener campus

We follow and promote the principles of one planet living;
  • minimising our use of non-renewable and scarce natural resources,
  • planning, investing and involving our staff, students and communities in sustainable practices, and
  • providing an education in sustainability relevant to a world threatened by climate change.
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Electric Vehicle Charging


Electric vehicle charging pointThere are two electric vehicle (EV) charging points installed at Penryn Campus, for staff and students to use.

They are located in Car Park A.

You must register on our web portal to buy a card and start using the facilities.


  • Cards are charged at £7.50+VAT each (total £9) 
  • To use the charging points, there is a 40p connection fee and power costs 10p/kilowatt hour (kwhr)
  • Charging is limited to 6 hours at a time, to give everyone an opportunity to use the charging points. If you charge your vehicle for longer than this you will incur a £10 penalty charge.

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