Reducing Emissions

Emphasize and plan a quality pedestrian campus environment; encourage use of bicycling and public transportation for commuting, and provide safe, efficient local transportation services

Green Fund Projects

Quad Room Heating/Cooling Occupancy Sensors

COLLEGE HOUSING AND ACADEMIC SERVICES

Installation of thirty occupancy sensors to monitor and control energy for heating/cooling units in the Quad.

The occupancy sensors were installed in August 2010 and data was collected through September 2011. A payback schedule will be determined following the team’s analysis of cost savings and submission of a final report.

Project Leader: 
Alan Zuino, Associate Director of Building Operations, Housing Services
Project Sponsor: 
Doug Berger, College Housing and Academic Services
Status: 
In Progress

Fact

Air travel and commuting makes up 11% of our campus' energy usage.