Thinking Outside the Box: Asset Renewal and Resiliency

In this short video, Robert Shipley, Associate Vice President of Facilities at Adelphi University, shares his experience balancing a large retrofit project with construction of a new campus building, and describes the challenges of fitting modern technology into a space built in the mid-1900’s. The results of some smart engineering in 2016 are generating significant savings in 2017, giving Bob just a little bit more to work with as he faces his next set of challenges. Continuer la lecture “Thinking Outside the Box: Asset Renewal and Resiliency”

The CFO Perspective on Campus Energy Efficiency

We all strive to do more with less to improve our schools’ learning environments and to keep abreast of commitments to a sustainable future. In this short video, Timothy Burton, Senior Vice President of Finance at Adelphi University shares his best practices for financing an energy savings project and how to avoid a common pitfall when working with ESCOs. By analyzing different offers, Tim was able to turn a large project with 15-year payback to one that starts generating savings for Adelphi in year eight and is cash-neutral almost from day one. Continuer la lecture “The CFO Perspective on Campus Energy Efficiency”