Winter Holiday Energy Saving Initiative

November 26, 2018

During the 2018 Winter Holiday Energy Saving Initiative (Dec. 21 – Jan. 1), building temperature set points will be lowered in unoccupied buildings, which saves chilled water, steam, natural gas and electricity, thereby reducing utility costs.

Carolina People: Obadele “Obie” St. George

September 17, 2018

What’s a typical day like in your job? The beauty is that no two days are identical in a week. I identify energy-saving opportunities in campus buildings and quantify savings amounts. I also review operations of large mechanical systems for … Continued

Organizational Changes in Facilities Services

March 16, 2018

The Facilities Services Engineering Services, Construction Services and Management, and Facilities Planning and Design departments are being restructured and will transition from three departments into two. This reorganization will allow us to align related roles within primary reporting units while … Continued

Winter Holiday Energy Saving Initiative

November 10, 2017

Since 2012, UNC-Chapel Hill has safely lowered building temperatures and campus energy use during University holidays, particularly during the winter holiday when the University is closed for about ten consecutive days. During the 2017 Winter Holiday Energy Saving Initiative (Dec. … Continued

GIS Scavenger Hunt: Nov. 8-15

November 6, 2017

GIS Day provides an international forum for users of geographic information systems (GIS) technology to demonstrate real-world applications that are making a difference in our society. Join us at the UNC GIS Day events and activities and learn more about … Continued