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What does Energy Management DO?

June 27, 2014

As a student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, I consider myself well-acquainted with student organizations, campus landmarks, and academic buildings; however, I have to admit that I haven't acquired as much knowledge about administrative departments here at the university.

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New Scientific Freezers Available for Rent

June 18, 2014

The UNC Facilities Services Scientific Refrigeration Department is proud to announce one of its efforts to win the 2014 National Freezer Challenge through participation in the UNC Green Lab Challenge with the purchase of six -80⁰C rental freezer units. These new freezers, which are the most efficient in their class, can be…

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Summer Do’s and Don’ts

June 13, 2014

Hello everyone! As the summer approaches, it’s important to think about how the weather affects our energy and resource usage. Your first instinct may be to throw open the windows, crank up the air conditioning, and turn on the sprinklers. While this is tempting, here’s our list of what you…

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Just in time for Earth Day

April 22, 2014

Just in time for Earth Day: We crossed the finish line of EPA’s 2013 National Building Competition! UNC Energy Management cut energy waste by 39.6%, saving over $500,000 in energy costs in 2013! Together, with more than 3,000 other competitors, we saved more than $100 million in energy costs and…

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2013 Strategic Energy & Water Plan

March 13, 2014

2013 marked another big year for Energy Management's energy and water conservation efforts. Energy consumption per square foot has declined over 33% since 2003 and potable water consumption per square foot has fallen 60% since 2000.

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