Underground heating and cooling pipes

Environment ·

AU Energy Savings To Be Maximized With New Underground Heating System

Installation of hot-water heating system expected to improve energy efficiency and produce carbon savings.
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An Energy and Engineering staff member shows students the energy efficiency measures in the Katzen mechanical room

Environment ·

LEED Students Study Real-World Energy Challenges Presented by Katzen Arts Center

Energy & Engineering team partners with SIS professor for class tour of building’s mechanical room
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A heat map illustrating the significant reduction in energy usage in late December 2017 as a result of the Energy Curtailment initiative

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Winter Energy Curtailment Initiative Reduces Tons of Carbon Emissions Annually

Facilities Management urges university community to continue holiday energy-savings efforts
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An automatic door on campus. Stickers on the door read, 'Automatic Door, Caution,' and 'Activate Switch to Operate.'

Buildings ·

American University Working To Make Campus More Accessible

Efforts under way currently to provide greater accessibility for individuals with physical disabilities.
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An electric vehicle charging station on campus

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AU’s Growing Number of Charging Stations For Plug-in Electric Vehicles

Installation of charging stations intended to encourage driving electric vehicles
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