Campus Operations

The operational side of sustainability is fundamental to achieving sustainability excellence. ACG is committed to reduce resource usage and improve understanding on consumption patterns in relation to efficiency measures. The main operational objective is to minimize ACG’s environmental and carbon footprints concurrently with significant reduction of energy consumption.

ActionEstimated Energy Saving
Replacement of conventional lighting bulbs with LED   in Deree Library31%
Replacement of conventional lighting bulbs with LED   in Deree Main Building20%
Hybrid heating system installation (boiler & heat pumps) at pool, providing water &   premises heating.60%*
Hybrid heating system installation (boiler & heat pumps) in Pierce38% **

* Average value between 2013-2015. It refers to LG fuel consumption.
** Average value between 2014-2015. It refers to LG fuel consumption

ACG’s GhG Inventory can be found here.

ACG Sustainable Events Guidelines

ACG is committed to adopting and continuously improving sustainability best practices. In this context, the checklist aims at engaging event organizers into adhering to sustainable options with their audiences and partners.

Sustainable Events Guidelines
Sustainable Event Certification Checklist
Sustainable Event Checklist Helpful Notes

ACG Energy Management

The American College of Greece (ACG) is committed to the continuous improvement of energy efficiency, as part of its sustainability strategy, in accordance with the principles and requirements of ISO 50001: 2018.

Energy Policy

ISO Certification