O and M Savings from Lab Utilities

Campus laboratories are equipment intensive, water intensive and energy intensive. It follows, then, that they are also expensive to...  More

LEDs and Energy Management Systems Take Northwestern Energy Savings to New Level

Scott Hayworth is not afraid of the dark. However, as chief electric engineer for Northwestern University's campus in Evanston, Illinois,...  More

Full Steam Ahead for Energy Efficiency at Northwestern

Dave Vandas moves deep underneath the Evanston campus of Northwestern University, making his way through a concrete tunnel tall enough for...  More

Illuminating Energy Incentives & Cost Savings for Educational Facilities

The upkeep of colleges and universities can prove to be extremely costly due primarily to the amount of maintenance required to keep the...  More

Reaching for Carbon Neutrality at Middlebury College

This past December, Middlebury announced that it has reached carbon neutrality--a major sustainability milestone many years in the making....  More

Yale University’s West Campus Energy Sciences Institute

At Yale University's West Campus, in the Energy Sciences Institute, they are developing tomorrow's energy. In his office at the Energy...  More

North Central College: A Leader in Solar PV Arrays Among Small Colleges

This past October, North Central College moved forward on yet another major renewable energy project, becoming a leader in photovoltaic...  More

Colleges Teach Lessons in Energy Efficiency

Energy independence is a topic that many countries, including the United States, have considered a long-term goal. On a smaller scale, it's...  More

Lighting Upgrades for Efficiency, Safety, and Well-Being

We look upon American educational establishments with a great sense of pride, knowing many of its buildings have withstood the test of...  More

Ways Daylighting Can Improve Performance

Daylighting is the controlled admission of natural sunlight into a building via diffused skylights or windows. Done correctly, it can save...  More