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What does Energy Management DO?

June 27, 2014

Hi Everyone! 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 … Continued

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 … Continued

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. … Continued

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, … Continued

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. In that time, gross … Continued

UNC Energy Management Celebrates Savings

April 23, 2013

UNC at Chapel Hill announced today that its NC Area Health Education Center, Tarrson Hall and Neurosciences Building successfully crossed the finish line in EPA’s 2012 ENERGY STAR National Building Competition: Battle of the Buildings. NC Area Health Education Center … Continued

UNC Morrison Competing Again

April 10, 2013

UNC Morrison Residence Hall is competing again in the Lucid Campus Conservation Nationals competition. They have also entered a video in the National Wildlife Federation’s Campus Ecology-Campus Conservation Nationals 2013 Video Contest.  Please vote for them at CCN Video contest tab of … Continued

UNC Energy Management Saving Energy For The Holidays

December 5, 2012

Before leaving for any extended period, please: Shut down desktop and laptop computers unless instructed otherwise by IT or administrative staff. If your computer, speakers, phone charger, etc., are all on one power strip, turn off the power strip after … Continued