This file shows each building that has been Retrocomissioned since the program began. It includes the dates of the RCx effort, the energy reduction and related cost avoidance in utility costs.
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Projects Updates for Topic: energy conservation
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In May 2010, the News-Gazette published the article "UI promises to stop coal use by 2017, take other steps to lower energy use".
The goal of this project is to replace a natural gas heating system at Allerton Park with an Outdoor Wood-fired Boiler System. This replacement will eliminate considerable CO2 emissions from the current system and result in substantial cost savings. The use of a renewable resource (wood) in place of a non-renewable one (natural gas), combined with the greenhouse gas emissions reduction will help increase campus sustainability, thus the Student Sustainability Committee is in favor of funding the full requested amount of $25,500.