Interim Provost Wilkin, on behalf of Chancellor Jones, approved moving forward with the recommendations discussed at the March 2017 Sustainability Council meeting. See attached file.
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Energy Conservation Efforts (Ongoing)
Director of iSEE, Evan DeLucia, summarized three recommendations presented at the March 2016 Sustainability Council meeting: EGen005 Rooftop Solar Standard, EGen003 Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) Timeline, and ECons003 Conservation Budget, a
Reduce Emissions from Energy Consumption
- Energy Conservation Efforts
- Carbon-Neutral Energy for Campus
The energy on campus must always be balanced, so that energy demand and energy production are equal. To reduce the greenhouse gas emissions from energy production, we can reduce the amount of energy demanded. Thus, we should reduce the energy consumption in as many ways as possible. This is a good primary focus for the beginning of the iCAP implementation because energy savings lead to cost savings.