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Energy and Utilities

Energy and Utilities is responsible for utility production and distribution and the implementation and management of the University’s Comprehensive Energy Master Plan (CEMP). 


Energy Management

Manages and implements the University's Comprehensive Energy Master Plan (CEMP) and proactively manages energy in an environmentally- and fiscally-responsible manner.


Supplies and distributes steam, chilled water and electricity to the West Lafayette campus via the Wade Utility Plant and the Northwest Chiller Plant. This department also manages and maintains the potable water system, pumping, treating and distributing water campus wide.