Tag: Sustainability

Student Housing That Supports Bowdoin’s Energy Goals

Park Row’s residents use 21 kBtu/ sf / yr – a 78% reduction in energy when compared to ASHRAE baseline goals, without the use of renewables. This reduction vastly exceeds the college’s Climate Action Plan for 2020 which seeks a 46% reduction of energy use. Energy reduction goals increased for the college in 2020 making […]

Oyster River Middle School Sets the Bar for School Building Sustainability

Oyster River Middle School’s Commitment to Sustainability on Full Display During Earth Week! Doug Shilo, Associate | April 2022 | (Photo courtesy of ReVision Energy) School Board Members, Administration, Students, Teachers, Project Team Members and Legislators gathered earlier this week to celebrate the ribbon cutting of 1,450 solar panels at Oyster River Middle School. Hosted […]

New Middle School to Save Money and Limit Energy Consumption

Oyster River Cooperative School District Aims for Net Positive Building A school district in New Hampshire is taking big steps toward net-zero or even net-positive power consumption. Oyster River Cooperative School District in Durham is nearing completion on a new middle school, and large parts of the project focus on solar power and geothermal heating […]