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“The Power to Change” Survey

1. On a scale of 1 to 10, where 1 is “poor” and 10 is “excellent,” indicate how you think VIU is doing currently to manage energy.

2. When you are the last person to leave a classroom just before the lunch period, do you switch off the lights? Yes No

3. On a scale of 1 to 10, where 1 is the “work of the individual / user,” and 10 is the” work of VIU administration,” whose role is it, in your opinion, to manage energy consumption on the Campus of VIU?

4. If you notice an exterior door left open during winter periods, do you attempt to shut it? Yes    No

5. When a classroom seems to be too warm in the winter or too cool in the summer, what do you do?

    Ignore it, because it’s not your problem
    Love the heat, enjoy the cool
    Report it to the Dean's office
    Report it to Facilities Services

6. On a scale of 1 to 10, where 1 is not diligent and 10 is very diligent, are you a diligent energy conserver at home?

7. Is there a role for students to play in the VIU Energy Management Program?

Yes    No   (Please provide comments in the section below.)

8. On a scale of 1 to 10, where 1 is not diligent and 10 is very diligent, are you a diligent energy conserver at VIU?

9. Do you know how much energy you use at home? Please select a response for each of the following below. (kWh=Kilowatt hours, M3=cubic metres, GJ=Gigajoules)

  don't know somewhat of an idea good idea know for sure n/a
Monthly cost of electricity
Monthly consumption of electricity (kWh)
Monthly cost of gas, oil or propane
Monthly consumption of gas, oil or propane (M3, GJ, litres or gallons)
Monthly cost of water
Monthly consumption of water (M3, litres or gallons)

10(a). Please provide examples of how you work to save energy at home.

10(b). Please provide examples of how you work to save energy at VIU, and as well, add any comments that you feel are relevant or important to the Energy Management Program at VIU.

Optional: If you would like to hear from Energy Manager Brandon Dallamore to discuss any part or all of this survey, as well as the Energy Management Program in general, please indicate so by including your name and telephone or other contact information here:

Name

Department / Faculty

Telephone

Email