FedUni Greener Buildings Program

The Greener Buildings program will install energy saving infrastructure to reduce utility costs and greenhouse gas emissions for the University. These infrastructure changes will help achieve a target in the University Charter (pdf, 1.8mb) to reduce greenhouse gas emission by 5% per annum. The total cost of the program is $ 2.75 million and the project should be completed in 2016.

CampusInfrastructure itemImplementation date
Mt HelenHallway lighting upgrades2015 and 2016
 LED carparking lightingMid-2015
 LED outdoor flood lightingLate 2015
 Variable speed drives (VSD) on HVAC pumpsEarly 2015
 Gas boiler replacement program2015 and 2016
 Building control optimisationLate 2014
Horsham70 kw solar power systemEarly 2015
 LED downlights and LED carpark light upgradeMid-2015
 Replacement chillerLate 2015
 Building automation systemLate 2015
SMBLED downlight and LED outdoor flood light upgradeMid-2015
 VSD on pumpsEarly 2015
Camp StLED downlight and LED outdoor flood light upgradeMid-2015
 VSD on pumpsEarly 2015