Sustainability is one of the major challenges of current and future generation of students & staff KMUTT plan to educate our students and encourage them to learn outside classroom and transform its campuses to be an ideal environment for developing awareness and innovative solutions to relevant problems that will improve the world for current and future generations. KMUTT has a responsibility to contribute the national sustainability agenda and to promote the development of sustainability leadership on our campus. The University has an additional responsibility to encourage our students to do their part to protect environment and natural systems. KMUTT committeds to environmental leadership in all of our activities from operations, teaching, to conducting research. Our commitments are to be a Green University providing a role model on energy, environment, Safety Management Systems, promoting the application of all these activities within the university, to encourage our students and colleagues to become change agents for helping the community and society to achieve a better quality of life through the adoption of good energy, environment and safety management systems, and to strive for continual improvement and sustainability for all.
KMUTT set up Sustainability Office and adopted KMUTT Sustainability Strategic plan2010-2020 since December 2010 which comprise of six key elements including Green Infrastructure, Energy and Climate change, Waste, Water, Transportation and Education& Learning .From the first five years of our the plan (2010-2015),energy & environmental management system with policy ,procedure and some demonstration sites as learning environment were set up.
Some of the major accomplishments achieved as a result of the first five year plan(2010-2015) based on 2015 results including transform KMUTT as walk & bike society , greenhouse gas emissions reduction with 32.7 Million Kg CO2 reduction in campus , 12.5% decress in electrical usage (capita/year), 2.3 %renewable energy usage ,32% hazardous waste reduction, 80 % of food waste in KMUTT food center transform to biogas.
This KMUTT Sustainability Strategic Plan 2010-2020 : Revised version for 2016 to 2020 builds on the successes of the first five year plan, addresses areas where additional effort on Safety issue and Solar cell installation and usage in our campus .Our goal in the KMUTT Sustainability Strategic Plan 2010-2020 : Revised version are intended to engage student and staff to be Green Heart and participate on energy ,environment and safety activities which focus on green house gas reduction in KMUTT .This revised version focus on 6+1 key elements including Green Infrastructure, Energy and Climate change, Waste, Water, Transportation and Education& Learning and Safety
Reqarding outstanding contributiond from student and staff,the system implementation has been running with significant progress over the past five years on every campus.
Commitment to Sustainable Development
KMUTT is committed to environmental leadership in all of our activities from operations, teaching, to conducting research. Our commitments are:
- To be “Green”, to work in partnership with communities and be the role model on Energy, Environment, and Safety Management Systems,
- To produce “KMUTT Quality” graduates, who are change agents leading Thai Society towards a true Sustainable Development Society, and
- to strive for excellence using TQM concept to continual improve in energy, environment and safety management systems.
- From Policy to Sustainable