Ryan Korona | Construction Management

The New Indian Valley Highschool

501 Sixth Street, Lewistown Pennsylvania 17044



Student Bio & Resume

Building Stats 1

Building Stats 2

Thesis Abstract

Tech Assignments

Thesis Research

Thesis Proposal


Final Report



Thesis Research

Sources used for Spring Thesis Work

A Textbook Example: Why American Schools Must Go Green. Retrieved on February 10, 2011, http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2010/09/a-textbook-example-why- american-schools-must-go-green

Adam T. Inc. Geothermal Power. Retrieved March 2010, http://www.adamtinc.com/geothermal.shtml

Electric Power Monthly. Average Retail price of Electricity to Ultimate Customers by End-Use Sector, by State. Retrieved on February 10, 2011,           http://www.eia.doe.gov/cneaf/electricity/epm/table5_6_a.html

Florian Solar. Solar Canopies, Solar Carports, and Racking Kits. Retrieved February 08, 2011,http://www.floriansolarproducts.com/Sizes.pdf

Geothermal Systems LLC. Gethermal Costs. Retrieved March 10, 2011,   http://geothermalsystemsllc.com/Costs.html

McQuay International. Geothermal Heat Pump Design Manual. Retrieved on March 10, 2011, http://www.mcquay.com/mcquaybiz/literature/lit_systems/AppGuide/AG_31 008_Geothermal_021607b.pdf

Mifflin County School District. Retrieved Januaray 26, 2011, http://www.mcsdk12.org

Myers, J (2010-2011). Reynolds Construction (R. Korona, Interviewer)

Sanyo. (2011). Solar Electric Catalog.  Solar by Sanyo, http://us.sanyo.com/HIT-Power-Double/HIT-Double-Bifacial-Photovoltaic-Module

Solar Energy Rebates and Incentives for Installing Solar Power. Retrieved February 08, 2011,       http://www.solar-estimate.org/index.php?verifycookie=1&page=solar-i   ncentives&subpage=&external_estimator=

U.S. Department of Energy. Energy Savers: Benefits of Geothermal Heat Pump Systems. Retrieved on   March 10, 2011, http://www.energysavers.gov/your_home/space_heating_cooling/index.cfm/mytopic=12660

U.S. Department of Energy. EnergySmart Schools Tips: Retrofitting, Operating, and Maintaining Existing Buildings. Retrieved February 14, 2011,      http://apps1.eere.energy.gov/buildings/publications/pdfs/energysmartschools/ess_quick-wins_fs.pdf       

U.S. Department of Energy. (January 2010). Solar Technologies Report. NREL.

Wikipedia. Geothermal Heat Pump. Retrieved March 2011,          http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geothermal_heat_pump






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Note: While great efforts have been taken to provide accurate and complete information on the pages of CPEP, please be aware that the information contained herewith is considered a work‐in‐progress for this thesis project. Modifications and changes related to the original building designs and construction methodologies for this senior thesis project are solely the interpretation of Ryan Korona. Changes and discrepancies in no way imply that the original design contained errors or was flawed. Differing assumptions, code references, requirements, and methodologies have been incorporated into this thesis project; therefore, investigation results may vary from the original design.


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