Facilities Briefs

LiveGreen: Energy Curtailment

Though summer hasn’t officially arrived, the heat and humidity have, which means we are in energy curtailment. That heat and humidity puts extra stress on our systems as these curtailment days are the medical center’s highest energy-use days. Energy curtailment allows us to control our maximum energy demand, or “peak.” If we can reduce energy where it isn’t needed, we ensure that everything that needs… Continue Reading

ELECTRICAL POWER INTERRUPTION (All Levels) – Student Life Center (SLC) (3rd)

On Saturday, April 22, 2017, there will be an extended interruption (shut off) of normal electrical power to the main electrical switchboard that serves all levels of the Student Life Center (SLC).  During this time, normal power will be disconnected and only ITS/Telecomm items connected to the emergency power supply (via portable engine-generator set) will remain energized.  This will cause an extended outage to all… Continue Reading

ELECTRICAL POWER INTERRUPTION (All Levels) — College of Nursing (CON) and Administration Center (ADC) (2nd)

On Thursday, April 20, 2017, there will be extended or intermittent interruptions (shut offs) of normal electrical power to the main electrical switchboard that serves all levels of the following buildings: Administration Center (ADC) College of Nursing (CON) This will cause a power outage to all receptacle outlets, computers, lighting, air handling units, supply fans, exhaust fans, fume hoods, motors, etc. throughout each building.  Depending… Continue Reading