Blog

Welcome to TherMOOstat

March 08, 2017
TherMOOstat is a tool for you to let us know if your room feels cold, chilly, perfect, warm or hot. By using TherMOOstat you're participating in crowdsourced comfort on campus.

Level 1: Trim the Waste

March 08, 2017
Join Joules the Cow to start trimming the campus waste! This part 1 of a 4 level program that will end with you becoming an Energy Champion, and winning a free T-shirt from us!

The Classroom Comfort Plan

July 19, 2017

Joules the Cow is embarking on a mission to investigate comfort in the classrooms across campus. Her mission was sparked by a dive into the feedback she receives from TherMOOstatthe tool crowdsourcing comfort feedback on campus.

Ghausi's Energy Report

May 24, 2017
Ghausi Hall got a major tune-up! The Energy & Controls Team finished a 4-year energy upgrade in the lab building, resulting in major savings.

Get to Know Your Campus Thermostats

April 28, 2017
One of the most common obstacles in the quest for thermal comfort is the thermostat itself. Whether they’re difficult to find, read, understand, or adjust - we’ve found they’re often the culprit causing discomfort.

Level 4: Trim the Waste

March 29, 2017
The last level will go over the easiest thing you can do to be a longtime contributor to fighting energy waste.

Level 2: Trim the Waste

March 15, 2017
In this level, you'll learn some basics of how buildings at UC Davis use energy, and explore real campus energy data.

Joules' Dream Team

March 13, 2017
Meet Jessica Galvan and John Coon, the team reading and investigating all of your TherMOOStat submissions.