Newer Colgate facilities and renovations all include energy-saving building systems. Here are a few facts:
- Case-Geyer: Employs energy-efficient technology for lighting ballasts and lamps.
- Ho Science Center: Employs heat recovery technology to recover energy from exhaust air streams.
- Trudy Fitness Center: In 2011, Trudy became Colgate's first official green building achieving gold LEED certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
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- Lathrop Hall: Lathrop is striving to become our first major renovation to achieve LEED certification.
In addition, all new buildings and renovations utilize our centrally monitored and controlled energy management system that minimizes heating and cooling by closely monitoring water, steam, and electric usage.