|Submission Date||April 26, 2016|
University of North Carolina, Wilmington
OP-16: Life Cycle Cost Analysis
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Does the the institution employ Life Cycle Cost Analysis (LCCA) as a matter of policy and practice when evaluating energy and water-using products and systems?:
Does the institution employ LCCA as a matter of policy and practice across the operations of the entire institution (i.e. all divisions)?:
A brief description of the LCCA policy(ies) and practice(s):
A LCCA is mostly utilized for any new construction and any project done through Ameresco. For all other projects the cost, future savings, maintenance, and environmental impact are also considered in the purchasing decision.
The website URL where information about the institution’s LCCA policies and practices is available:
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