Cogeneration Shop

The Cogeneration Shop is responsible for the cogeneration plants at the central heat plant,central heating system, central condensing system, monitoring and operating the campus high voltage grid and building management systems.

We provide the following:

  • Central Plant cogeneration operations
  • Heating plant maintenance and operations
  • Condensing/cooling plant maintenance and operations
  • Electrical generation and distribution
  • PE pool maintenance and operations (mechanical)
  • Energy Management Monitoring
  • Building Management Monitoring

Sr. Superintendent:
Gary Riggs, (831) 459-1360 or gcriggs@ucsc.edu

Supervisor:
Bill Knott, (831) 459-3129 or wknott@ucsc.edu

Staff:
A Cogen operator is available 24 hrs a day / 7 days a week at (831) 459-2734

Room permit requests should be sent to the registrars' office who will then email them to the cogeneration plant. Additionally, room permit requests that don't typically go through the registrars office can be emailed directly to cogenops@ucsc.edu