Testing and Evaluation Center
36,101 gross square feet (GSF)
FY 2015: 260,138 Btu per GSF
6.1% reduction from FY 2003 baseline
FY 2015: 99.84 gallons per GSF
69.6% reduction from FY 2007 baseline
The center conducts experimental research on new water and hazardous waste treatment technologies for many National Risk Management Research Laboratory divisions.
- By using a nighttime setback mode for its heating, ventilation and air conditioning system, the facility cuts its energy demand in half on nights, weekends and holidays.
- The center reduced the use of single-pass cooling on a water source heat pump, saving an estimated 2.8 million gallons of water per year.
For more information, visit the Testing & Evaluation Center website.