Iowa Lakes Community College Sustainable Energy, Resources & Technology (SERT) Building

Estherville, IA

New $4.3 million, 42,000 sf building designed to use 25 percent less energy than code

Several areas are served by geothermal high efficiency variable frequency drive heat pumps with a 60-bore geothermal borefield

Two rooftop HVAC units have solar and panels help reduce energy requirements during unit operation

Ventilation air pretreated by energy recovery unit

In-floor hot water radiant heat

High efficiency water heaters

Low-flow plumbing

Occupancy sensors throughout

Integrated time clock management system schedules on/off times

70-ton wind turbine serves as teaching tool, and the mechanical room is behind glass for students to see

ILCC Sert Building
Related Projects