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Performance Contracting with Siemens

Performance contracting  is a funding and management mechanism that allows WVU to make physical infrastructure efficiency improvements with minimal up-front costs, and use the savings to pay for the work over time. WVU began its contract with partner Siemens in 2008, and is now in its 3rd phase. 

Building with LEED Principles

All new buildings and renovation projects meet many requirements that are used to fulfill LEED certification, though WVU does not apply for official status from the US Green Building Council. Some of the LEED certification criteria that WVU implements into their projects include but are not limited to:

WVU does have one LEED certified building on the Morgantown campus-- Oglebay Hall, whose total renovation was completed in 2009.

Additional Energy Conservation Measures

$20 million+ savings in energy costs through the performance contracting program 

Contact Us

Office of Sustainability
P.O. Box 6555
Morgantown, WV 26506-6555
Phone: 304.293.7916

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