Yale University

Power Plant Expansion
New Haven, Conn.

Project cost 
$25 million including construction
The smart solution 

Planned and managed power plant expansion involving district heating, district cooling and cogenerated power systems. Returned more than $700,000 of unused construction contingencies.

Time frame 

September 2000 to March 2002

Practice areas involved 
District cooling systems
District heating systems
Cogeneration/combined heat and power (CHP)
Key services provided 
System optimization
Construction administration
Peer review