RCx Energy Results

Throughout nine years of operation, RCx teams have completed system updates and upgrades in 60+ campus buildings with $39M in avoided utility costs. More than 8 million gross square feet of campus facilities have benefited from the work of the RCx teams. Retrocommissioning has been involved in securing over $15M in energy grants.

RCx in the News

Add $1.5M in Grant Funding Received For Campus Energy Conservation Work

Dispatch Aug. 2015, Retrocommissioning Will Net Savings For Ceramics Kiln House

Retrocommissioning Group ‘Saving Planet Two Buildings at a Time’, 2014.

The U of I Urbana and Chicago campuses receive the "Gold" award from the Illinois Campus Sustainability Compact Awards Program, 2012.

2011 Illinois Governor’s Sustainability Award presented to the RCx Team on October 27, 2011.
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Environmental Almanac posted by Rob Kanter, 2011,  “RCx Teams Saving the Planet Two Buildings at a Time”

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Retrocommissioning was honored in March 2010 through the Building Operating Management's FMXcellence Recognition Program.

Environmental Almanac posted by Rob Kanter, 2008, “University of Illinois retrocommissioning team working to save planet one building at a time”

Inside Illinois, “New Systems Translate to Energy Savings.”

Inside Illinois, “Initiative Brightens Buildings and Curbs Energy Use.”

Dispatch, “Retrocommissioning Reaches a Milestone”

Inside Illinois, “Accountability Sought for Campus Energy Use.”

Dispatch, "RCx Update"