Parking Lot Outlets

Who controls the schedule? FS Utilities Division

Who fixes outlests when they are broken? FS Maintenance Division

Power to head bolt outlets in parking lots are cycled during the winter.

Most parking lots are assigned to one of two groups:

Group 1

includes the following parking lots:

Bunnell - South Lot 3G, Fine Arts/Music - Lot 3H

Group 2

Includes the following parking lots:

Arctic Health - East Lot 9A, Arctic Health - West Lot 9B, Ballaine - Lot 8A, Butrovich - Lot 9C, Chapman - Lot 4H, Eielson - West Lot 3B, Eielson - South Lot 3C (meters), Elvey/Akasofu - Lot 9E, Haida - Lot 4J, Lola Tilly Commons/Lower Dorms - Lot 4A, Moore-Bartlett-Skarland Complex - Upper & Lower Lots 6U, 6V, 6S, & 6T, SAC - Lots 6A-6D (Cutler), Nenana - Lots 4D & 4E, O'Neill - North Lot 9M, Irving - Lot 9F, Patty Center/SRC - Lot 4B, Taku - Lot 8B, Taku - East Lot 8C

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1. Groups 1 & 2 will be switched per the schedule when temperature is between +20 & -25.
2. When temperature is above +20 groups 1(Feeder 10) & 2 will be off.
3. When temperature is below -25 groups 1(Feeder10) & 2 will be permanently on.
4. Power to IPLC HBO Lots will always be on. If power is cycled the controller will turn off, resulting in no power to the lot.

Temp: +20 »F to -25 »F Activation as listed below:


Time Group 1 Group 2
7am - 9am
Power on Power on
9am - 10am
Power off Power off
10am - 11am
Power on Power on
11am - 12pm
Power off Power off
12pm - 1pm
Power on Power on
1pm - 2pm
Power off Power off
2pm - 3pm
Power on Power on
3pm - 4pm
Power off Power off
4pm - 6pm
Power on Power on
6pm - 7am
Off/On Hourly Cycle Off/On Hourly Cycle


Admin Services Lot 1A & Harper Lot 1E: Power to these lots is controlled by a timer located inside the building which FS Maintenance Division maintains. Cycle every 30 minutes.

Barnette St. Parking Garage: Controlled by a relay timer. Cycles every 20 minutes below 20 \xb0 F.

CTC: On a contactor to turn on/off the cycles with the temperature.

Hutchison: On schedule with School district. Contact Nicole Nordstrand 474-6757 with problems.

Above 20 cycle is 30 mins on 30 mins off.

Below 20 cycle is 15 mins on 15 mins off

Never powered on 24/7

Inupiat Lot 6K & U-Park NW Lot 1G: Power is controlled by local thermostat. Lot should be energized at 20 \xb0 F.

Reichardt - Lot 9N: Power is controlled by computer energy management system (DDC); also maintained by FS Maintenance Division.

Harwood Hall - Lot 6L: Power to this lot is controlled by a timer located inside the building which FS Maintenance Division maintains. It cycles every hour 24/7. Power Plant does not control this lot.

IPLC Lots: see below.


New Style of Headbolt Plugins Saves Energy!

IPLC plugs will go Green then straight to Red for two hours if the temperature is greater than -5F. Between minus -5F and -55F the initial delay gradually reduces to zero.

(detailed explanation at IPLC Programming at UAF (PDF))

Generic explanation of the operation of IPLC plugs at What do the lights mean? (PDF)

Parking Lots equipped with IPLC plugs:

Physical Plant 8E,8F, & 8G(Partial)

Power Plant 8H(Partial)

Arctic Health East 9B

Sheenjek (Murie) 9G

Cutler(SAC) 6A,6B,6C & 6D

Forestry 8D

Aviation Hangar