Energy

Home Energy Conservation Workshop

2014-10-03T12:40:15-04:00October 14th, 2014|Tags: , , |

Bring a brown bag lunch and join us for a discussion on home energy conservation with Laura Langham, Program Manager for E-Conservation with the NC Cooperative Extension. Laura will provide information on energy-efficient strategies that will: • Reduce utility costs • Improve the health and comfort of your home • Lessen your overall impact on the [...]

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Energy Use on Campus – Short Survey

2012-03-01T15:20:54-04:00March 1st, 2012|Categories: Get Involved - Faculty, Get Involved - Staff, Get Involved - Students, Home Stories|Tags: , |

The Office of Sustainability is conducting a survey that is intended to help us learn more about energy use on campus. Your participation in the survey is completely voluntary and all responses are anonymous. After identifying your affiliation with Wake Forest University as faculty, staff, or student, you may skip any questions. The survey is designed [...]

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FAQ: Holiday Setbacks

2011-12-20T15:06:34-04:00December 5th, 2011|Categories: Energy Conservation and Climate Change, Frequently Asked Questions, Home Stories|Tags: , , |

Q. What's the deal with the university's Holiday Setbacks program? A. Each year during the holiday break in December and January, Facilities and Campus Services allows the temperature of most campus buildings to "float" between 55 degrees (to prevent freezing pipes) and 85 degrees (to avoid frying electronic devices like computers and projector equipment). Since buildings [...]

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