Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 46.50
Liaison Kathleen Crawford
Submission Date July 28, 2011
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.0

Florida Gulf Coast University
IN-2: Innovation 2

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Lewis Johnson
Director
Environmental Health and Safety
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A brief description of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome:

FGCU uses alternative methods to heat water on campus.

The water in both pools at the FGCU Aquatic Center are heated in the winter and chilled in the summer by using geothermal technology to keep them a constant year round temperature.

The newest dormitory phases uses solar thermal water heating for its 822 student residents.


A letter of affirmation from an individual with relevant expertise:
The website URL where information about the innovation is available:

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