Facts & Figures

MWCC Sustainability Facts

  • MWCC’s goal is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 30% below our 2000 levels by the end of FY2010 and a 60% reduction by the year 2012.
  • Since 2002, MWCC has saved 34,550,739 kWh of electricity as a result of our biomass conversion project which is the equivalent of planting 4,079 acres of trees.
  • MWCC has the only known Associate of Science in Energy Management Degree program offered in the entire Northeast region of the United States.
  • Energy conservation measures completed at MWCC in 2009 are saving 972,740 kWh or approximately $134,000 per year.
  • MWCC’s photovoltaic array of 179 individual panels is expected to contribute up to 122,000 kWh annually to our energy requirements.

Renewable Energy Resources