Resource consumption of the buildings
TU Dortmund University requires a lot of space and buildings for its 4,200 full-time employees (6,800 with student research assistants and teaching assistants). and 33,000 students. In total, the TU Dortmund has a main usable area of 192,000 m² (as of 2020).
The TU buildings and their users consume water, electricity and heat as well as cooling. On the following map, the consumption per building is shown, each in consumption per m² and year. Since the buildings are used differently and belong to different faculties, the consumption data can vary greatly. The data could not be determined for all buildings so far.