1 to 10 of 23
Sort by

Blog Entry
OSU's "Innovation District"

The Sunbury News Summary A proposed innovation district on Ohio State’s west campus is gaining momentum through two proposed buildings that will support research and technology commercialization. Next week, Ohio State’s Board of Trustees Master Planning and Facilities Committee is expected...

Blog Entry
Here's how UC powers its uptown campus

David Rees, The News Record Summary From the bright lights in Nippert Stadium to the ever-present glow in dining halls, the University of Cincinnati’s uptown campus is constantly humming with electricity. But students seldom question how UC is powered. If you guessed that UC is connected to...

Blog Entry
Cleveland's next big thing might be a tiny power grid

Dan Shingler, Crain's Cleveland Business Summary When a couple hundred or so energy wizards and wonks gather this week at NASA Glenn Research Center 's EnergyTech 2018 conference, they're going to hear about something that could have a huge impact on the ground in Cleveland. It would...

Blog Entry
Ohio's PowerForward roadmap aims to shape the grid of the future

Kathiann M. Kowalski, Energy News Network Summary A new roadmap for the future of Ohio’s electric grid can benefit all types of interest groups, but the next few years will be critical for the plan to achieve its goals. “I think there’s something in here for everyone,” said Asim Haque,...

Blog Entry
Sustainability District Is The Next Green Cincinnati Project

Ann Thompson, WVXU Cincinnati The 2030 District would be centered in the Central Business District (Photo: Michael Keating/WXVU) Summary Cincinnati sustainability enthusiasts are actively recruiting Downtown building owners to become a part of a new 2030 District. The pitch is:...

Blog Entry
Trustees OK facility projects; Sook Center nearly done

Connor Morris, The Athens News Summary The Ohio University Board of Trustees Tuesday voted to approve several facilities projects. In other news, construction on the Perry & Sandy Sook Academic Center, a student-athlete advising center attached to Peden Stadium, should be completed by...

Blog Entry
Akron City Council approves $25 million renovation for city's steam plant

Jennifer Conn, Akron Children's and Cleveland Clinic Akron General hospitals have committed to long-term contracts with Akron's steam plant, known as the District Energy System, run by Akron Energy Systems. ( Akron Energy Systems ) Summary Over the past nine years, Akron...

Library Entry
CampusEnergy2014 Student Video Contest Winner: University of Cincinnati

Summary Launched in 2012, the Campus Energy Student Video Contest challenges students from IDEA member institutions to create a short video about their campus energy plant, focused on district energy and/or combined heat and power (CHP). The 2014 winner from the University of Cincinnati shares...

Library Entry
Comprehensive Energy Management - A New Model

Summary Overview of the ideation, development, and execution of The Ohio State University's unprecedented 50-year agreement for the comprehensive management of its utility systems. I will cover: (1) keys to success in the development of the deal as well as keys to long term success. (2) A...


Library Entry
Current Practices in Leak Detection - Assessing Sources of Leaks, Pin-Pointing Excavations, Mitigating Risks and Claims

Summary Presented at IDEA's Campus Energy Conference Distribution Workshop March 5, 2018. Speakers Scott Templeton, Cleveland Thermal #CampusEnergyConference #ConferenceProceeding #2018 #Workshop #ThermalDistribution #RiskMitigation #LeakDetection #Cleveland #Ohio ...