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Energy, Power January 28, 2020

Case study: Heating demands met with fourth-generation utility plant

A fourth-generation utility plant at Stanford University meets 88% of the campus and university hospital’s demand

By Kevin Krause, PE, LEED AP, Affiliated Engineers, Madison, Wisconsin
Educational January 13, 2020

Designing schools equipped for future adaptability

Instead of creating various rooms for specialty functions, schools are now incorporating educational spaces that can serve many needs.

By Doug Everhart
Educational January 9, 2020

How Master Planning Helps the Future of Science Learning

Colleges and universities across the United States are facing unprecedented challenges related to funding in both operations and capital. It is also becoming more difficult to recruit and retain the best students and faculty as competition increases.

By Trevor Calarco
Specialty Buildings January 2, 2020

Moving from Interdisciplinary Science to Interdisciplinary Learning

By embracing a truly interdisciplinary environment, we can spur collaborative learning and research across non-traditional disciplines and departments.

By Punit Jain
Educational December 17, 2019

From Buffalo to Pittsburgh: A Look at 3 Exciting K12 School Projects

Here’s a look at three K12 projects and what makes each of them unique

By Michael Ohar
Sustainability December 16, 2019

A District Built For Health

The Dell Medical School (DMS) District is one of the few districts recognized by Sustainable SITES Initiative.

By Page
Energy, Power December 12, 2019

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill: Campus-wide Energy and Utility History

25-plus years of successful planning and implementation.

By Affiliated Engineers
Labs, Research December 5, 2019

The University of Arizona: Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building

The University of Arizona’s Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building (BSPB) fosters collaboration among research scientists, healthcare providers, and private companies.

By Affiliated Engineers
Lighting November 27, 2019

Case study: Historic university building lighting update

A historic university building underwent several updates, including to the lighting design

By Jerry Manavalan, Kohler Ronan LLC, Danbury, Connecticut
Commissioning November 5, 2019

Video: Evolution and Benefits of a District Wide Commissioning Program

Orange County Public Schools is the ninth largest in the U.S. In 2009, OCPS initiated a commissioning program for new schools and major school additions limited to HVAC systems, construction and acceptance (testing) phase Cx services.

By CxEnergy and the AABC Commissioning Group (ACG)