Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 71.02
Liaison Emily Vollmer
Submission Date Oct. 15, 2014
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.2

Virginia Tech
OP-T2-15: LED Lighting

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Ruben Avagyan
Campus Energy Manager
Facilities Services
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Does the institution use Light Emitting Diode (LED) technology in at least one lighting application? LED applications in exit signs and remote controls do not count for this credit.:

A brief description of the technology used:
LED fixtures were installed in Virginia Tech’s Perry Street Parking Garage which opened in august, 2010. LED fixtures were also installed for the Upper Chicken Hill Parking Lot Improvements project completed in summer, 2010. To view an article highlighting the sustainable features of the Perry Street Parking Garage please see: http://www.vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2010/08/082310-tcs-garageopening.html To view specifications of the project please see: http://www.pdc.facilities.vt.edu/mediawiki/index.php/Upper_Chicken_Hill_Parking_Lot_Improvements To view the specifications for the LED lighting please see: http://facilities.vt.edu/documents/sustainability/unlinked/Sawyer_Submittal_Exterior_Lighting.pdf

The percentage of building space with LED lighting:

The percentage of parking deck space with LED lighting:

The percentage of outdoor space that uses LED lighting:

The percentage of building space with efficient, non-LED lighting (compact fluorescent, automatic daylight shutoff, or other energy-saving features):

The website URL where information about the institution's use of the technology is available :

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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