Smart Labs

UNH is a member of the Department of Energy's Smart Labs Accelerator Program.  As such, during the next decade we commit to reducing energy use in labs and using lower-cost measures in the shorter term.

Program Objectives 

  • Improving the processes for introducing energy reduction activities within laboratory buildings at UNH 
  • Sharing of best management practices for implementing energy reduction activities 
  • Developing low to no-cost energy savings projects and practices in support of laboratory personnel
  • Identification of code-related barriers for energy efficiency and recommend change
  • Promoting of UNH’s commitment and success in energy reduction activities within laboratory buildings
  • Educating campus stakeholders on the benefits of implementing energy reduction initiatives in their work areas and buildings

Program Partners

How to Participate

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