Posts Tagged ‘ CCSU ’

Banner honors CCSU’s recycling victory

Sep 7th, 2014 | By

Prior to the Blue Devils’ home opener against Albany, joined by President Jack Miller, Athletic Director Paul Schlickmann, and Chief Administrative Officer Richard Bachoo, Director of Environmental Health and Safety Dominic Forcella unveiled the national championship banner in honor of CCSU winning the GameDay Recycling Challenge. The challenge aims to reduce stadium waste. For more

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Central Connecticut State coming up green

Dec 2nd, 2013 | By

The environmental sustainability movement is growing stronger on college campuses across the U.S. Central Connecticut State University is no different. The momentum for going green began soon after President Jack Miller was one of the first to sign the American College & University Presidents’ Climate Commitment back in 2007.

Central Connecticut State U To Save $100,000 per Year with Fuel Cell

Jul 19th, 2012 | By

Central Connecticut State University (CCSU) has installed a 1.4-megawatt fuel cell power plant that will reduce the school’s energy costs by $100,000 per year. via Central Connecticut State U To Save $100,000 per Year with Fuel Cell — Campus Technology.

Malloy cuts ribbon on CCSU’s zero-pollutant power plant

Jul 11th, 2012 | By

Gov. Dannel Malloy celebrated a boost to clean energy Tuesday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Central Connecticut State University. The university’s new campus fuel cell power plant, emitting virtually zero pollutants, will generate ultra-clean electricty as well as steam for heating and cooling campus buildings. via The New Britain Herald : New Britain, Conn., and

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Storms be damned: Microgrids offer potential for greater energy reliability

Jan 31st, 2012 | By

Late last year Central Connecticut State University in New Britain added a 1.4 megawatt fuel cell from Fuel Cell Energy to its existing 2.5 megawatt cogeneration plant, a couple of months too late, however, for the snowstorm. “If we had the fuel cell, it would have pretty much operated the whole campus,” said plant facilities engineer Rob Gagne.

CCSU wins EPA Game Day Challenge waste reduction program

Jan 10th, 2012 | By

The Results Are In: 2011 Game Day Challenge Winners WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing the winners of the 2011 Game Day Challenge, a competition among U.S. colleges and universities with the goal of lowering waste generated at college football games and increasing participation in and awareness of waste reduction programs.

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Business, solar and events from BuildingCTGreen

Jan 31st, 2011 | By

Oakleaf moves into new green digs Windsor, Conn. – Last week, Oakleaf, a nationally recognized leader in waste management, celebrated the grand opening of its new headquarters with a ribbon cutting ceremony followed by guided tours. The new location at 415 Day Hill Road, in Windsor will better serve clients, employees and create more jobs

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