2014 Campus Efficienecies Posters
During NACUBO's 2014 Annual Meeting, the Sustainability Advisory Panel (SAP) held its first SAP Open House. The event featured over 30 posters from member institutions related to sustainability and energy efficiency efforts on their campus. Poster topics included geothermal energy, developing resources for saving water, engaging in renewable energy options, improving the campus carbon footprint, and engaging students and faculty in saving energy.
Below is the full list of participants and posters. Key conceptual elements or programs that the campus poster highlights are reflected under the name of the campus.
- Arizona State University, Tempe, Ariz.
Solar-powered production in multiple conditions.
- University of Arizona, Tucson, Ariz.
Transportation and comprehensive planning—alternatives and issues.
- Bemidji State University, Bemidji, Minn.
Staff and students as personal environmental stewards: wellness, social and economic sustainability.
- Bethune-Cookman University, Daytona Beach, Fla.
Energy efficiency, construction projects, and utilities related savings.
- Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine
A solar project for campus use that is third party financed, built, owned and maintained by SolarCity.
- Carleton College, Northfield, Minn.
Sustainability: energy conservation, clean energy production, waste reduction, student activism, and food procurement.
- Clemson University, Clemson, S.C.
- Clemson University, Clemson, S.C.
Solar panels: a building produces as much energy as it consumes.
- Colorado College, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Sustainability across the curriculum.
- Delaware State University, Dover, Del.
Energy performance contracting
- Evergreen College, Olympia, Wash.
Energy conservation, project management, Energy Savings Contract, and operational practices.
- Furman University, Greenville, S.C.
Sustainability by the numbers: academics, funding, faculty, carbon neutral, Climate Action Plan.
- George Mason University, Fairfax, Va
Energy and space management, alternative transportation, student-supported funding, and academic programs.
- Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Ga.
Performance landscape, storm water master plan, tree canopy plan and data, and the living, learning laboratory.
- Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.
Greenhouse gas reduction, operations and maintenance, transportation, health, well-being, and culture.
- McLennan Community College, Waco, Texas
Water conservation, energy conservation and recycling.
Raising critical questions: When will water be the most expensive utility? Where will you get your energy from in 20 years? Sustainable Advisory Panel and contact info email@example.com.
- Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, Wash.
Leadership, residential life and student involvement.
- Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia
Zero waste innovation, fair trade campus.
- Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, Pa.
Climate action plan—carbon neutrality by 2037.
- University of California, Berkeley, Calif.
Energy management and "myPower" program
- University of California, Irvine, Calif.
Smart Labs Initiative: building control systems adaptation.
- University of California, Los Angeles, Calif.
Campus as a living laboratory: cogeneration, water action plan and economic analysis with technology.
- University of Minnesota, Crookston, Duluth, Morris, Rochester, Twin Cities, Minn.
Systemwide report on building, environmental footprint, , resources and waster diversity, living learning, education and research, and student engagement.
- University of Minnesota, Morris, Minn.
Historical process of developing a green campus 2001 - 2013
- University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Mass.
Healthy and sustainable food system.
- University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
Rooftop solar systems offered at a reduced cost for students, faculty, staff, and alumni at their home residences.
- University of Washington, Seattle, Wash.
Campus sustainability fund and green seed fund.
- University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, Wis.
Dry and wet anaerobic biodigesters; solar and geothermal; learning, living laboratory.
- Valencia Community College, Orlando, Fla.
Energy, water and cost reductions.
- West Chester University, West Chester, Pa.
Geothermal initiative - long range plan with components, system performance and financial information.
- Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Mich.
Facilities management, project cost and avoidance, Return on Investment (ROI): LED conversion, parking structure LED upgrades, chemistry building lab exhaust and ice arena heat recovery system.
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