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Rama Road Elementary School
1035 Rama Road
Charlotte, NC 28211
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Rama Road Elementary was constructed in 1964 with additions in 1981, 1992, and 2000. It is a single-floor facility totaling 87,454 square feet. It has two air-cooled chillers, one water-tube boiler, and two pipe-unit ventilators.


Energy use peaked in 2003-2004 for both electricity and natural gas. We started looking at controls and maintenance procedures and operations. We have reduced both electrical consumption and natural gas consumption by changing the control schemes and completing preventive maintenance on a schedule.


This facility's energy use has declined 9.8 percent in the last 2 years, thanks to a district-wide focus on conservation and to a strong commitment by students and staff to save energy. We believe we can reduce consumption even more this year through some identified opportunities.

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Please note: Narrative information in this profile has been provided by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education or a representative of this facility. Other building information was verified and submitted to EPA at the time of application. Building energy performance, operating characteristics, and ownership/management may be subject to change over time.

Building Owner:*
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education

Property Manager:*
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education

Year(s) Labeled (Rating):
2010 (83)
2011 (81)
2013 (79)

Facility Type: K-12 School

Total Floorspace: 91591.7 sf

Year Constructed: 1964

Contract Type: None

Technologies Used:
Unavailable

For More Info:
Bryan Steiner
Charlotte, NC 28208
980-343-6891
bryan.steiner@cms.k12.nc.us