Tour of Union College’s Co-generation Plant
Union College, Schenectady, NY
Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
10:00 AM -11:30 AM
Marc Donovan, assistant director of facilities, will lead the tour of the one year old $12 million dollar co-generation plant that produces an average of 78% of Union’s total energy. Here is a good article for background reading http://www.concordy.com/sci-
Meet at the east side of the existing boiler plant across from the hockey rink and football stadium. Parking available at the corner of Seward Place and Nott St. (9 minute walk)
For more information: coonjoan@gmail.
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