The Facilities, Operations & Construction Management Department is committed to supporting the educational mission of the Colleges in a way that minimizes the District's impact on the environment. Efforts to achieve this goal include initatives to reduce energy consumption, reduce water use, minimize solid waste production, and maximize the use of recycled materials in construction and operations. The following presentation summarizes many of the measures taken to date.
FHDA Sustainability Website
The Facilities, Operations & Construction Management Department completed the District Utilities Master Plan in 2009. The drawings of each Campus' Utilities are the result of that effort.
De Anza Utilities
The CCCCO asks all Districts to report the energy use of every campus when the 5YCP is submitted each year. This includes both electricity and natural gas consumed from the grid. The metric established by CCCCO is BTU's per GSF per weeks of instruction. The calculations and history can be found here:
De Anza Energy Use
Foothill Energy Use