|Submission Date||March 19, 2014|
University of Vermont
OP-T2-17: Energy Management System
UVM Office of Sustainability
Does the institution use a centralized energy management system that allows it to track energy consumption and performance in multiple buildings in a central location?:
A brief description of the management system:
At UVM, most of the large buildings are on the central heating and cooling plant, which has a control system for temperature and ventilation. The control system uses a scheduling program with specific set points, which eliminates human error and controls energy use of all major buildings on campus. The university is moving toward an Ethernet control system that will allow for control and viewing of energy consumption from anywhere, not just at the central heating plant.
The percentage of building space monitored with a centralized energy management system:
A description of what systems are shut down during unoccupied periods:
The website URL where information about the institution's use of the technology is available:
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