Growth Chamber Phase 1 Energy Conservation Project Saves $91,000 and 580 tons of CO2e Annually

The growth chambers now provide energy efficient, properly controlled growing environments for plant research...

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Growth Chamber Phase One ECI Project Summary thumbnail

57 environmental growth chambers used to house research plants were retrofitted with new high-efficiency lighting and digital controls in collaboration with the Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station.

"Our oldest and largest growth chambers now use half the energy while doubling the light intensity and providing greatly improved reliability."
Nick VanEck, Growth Chamber Supervisor

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