Green Steam: Chilled Water and Clean Energy for Penn


Since 2014, Penn has cut its total campus carbon emissions by 18%.

Thermal energy generation is the largest single source of carbon dioxide emissions on the Penn campus. Parts of the system are now more than 100 years old.

Download the report to get more information on what Penn has been doing to create a more sustainable infrastructure and curb its emissions by leveraging:

  • The efficiency of cogeneration
  • Green steam
  • The City of Philadelphia's network