Department of
Facilities Management
Brown University
Box 1941
295 Lloyd Ave.
Providence, RI 02912

Facility Emergency:
Tel: (401) 863-7800

Service Request:
Tel: (401) 863-7800

Main Office:
Tel: (401) 863-7850
Fax: (401) 863-7885

Energy Budget

Energy Consumption:

Brown University’s Energy and Water budget is almost $20 Million annually. As the University grows, so has its consumption of energy.

The most significant impact on our energy budget has been the substantial growth in unit prices. From 1997 to 2007, Brown’s average annual unit cost increase;

Purchased Electricity: 6%
Natural Gas: 14%
Central Heat Plant Fuel Oil: 18%
Central Heat Plant Natural Gas: 37%