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President Climate Commitment II: The Carbon Reduction Potential of Solar Power at Ithaca College.

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1 President Climate Commitment II: The Carbon Reduction Potential of Solar Power at Ithaca College

2 Sunlight hits photovoltaic cells providing energy necessary for electrons to move as an electric current

3 Research Scope Limited to Administrative and Academic Buildings shown in blue on map.

4 Criteria for Roof Selection Orientation toward South Roof Type - Asphalt Shingle and Standing Seam Obstacles - Heating and Cooling Vents

5 Best Roofs Center for Health Sciences Egbert Hall Fitness Center Friends Hall Gannett Center Hill Center Phillips Hall Smiddy Hall Whalen Center Williams Hall

6 Photovoltaic System Panels Laminate

7 Comparison Light weight Flexible Aesthetic Less efficient Expensive Heavy Metal Non-Flexible More efficient Cheaper PanelsLaminate Panels are better for Ithaca College Photovoltaic Installations

8 Top 5 Buildings Hill Center Campus Center Fitness Center Whalen Center Gannett Center

9 Statistics Energy Generated 1.2 million KWh/yr Total System 342KW Total Savings /yr Cost $2.4 million


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