Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 56.42
Liaison Janet Purchase
Submission Date March 1, 2019
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STARS v2.1

California State University, Fullerton
OP-6: Clean and Renewable Energy

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.22 / 4.00 Janet Purchase
Utility & Energy Analyst
Capital Projects/Facilities Mgmt.
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Total energy consumption (all sources, excluding transportation fuels), performance year :
425650 MMBtu

Total clean and renewable electricity generated on site during the performance year and for which the institution retains or has retired the associated environmental attributes:
23477 MMBtu

A brief description of on-site renewable electricity generating devices :

There have been two phases of solar construction.

Phase 1 is solar owned by the campus and began in FY 15-16. Roof top solar PV was installed on the roof of three campus buildings. Phase 1 solar PV is 1 MW.

Phase 2 was purchased through a PPA with SunPower in FY 16-17. Solar PV was installed on the top of two campus parking structures. Phase 2 solar PV is 3 MW. Total solar PV on campus is 4 MW.


Non-electric renewable energy generated on-site, performance year:
0 MMBtu

A brief description of on-site renewable non-electric energy devices:

N/A


Total clean and renewable electricity generated by off-site projects that the institution catalyzed and for which the institution retains or has retired the associated environmental attributes, performance year:
0 MMBtu

A brief description of off-site, institution-catalyzed, renewable electricity generating devices:

N/A


Total third-party certified RECs, GOs and/or similar renewable energy products (including renewable electricity purchased through a utility-provided certified green power option) purchased during the performance year:
0 MMBtu

A brief description of the RECs, GOs and/or similar renewable energy products, including contract timeframes:

N/A


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Electricity use, by source (percentage of total, 0-100):
Percentage of total electricity use (0-100)
Biomass 0
Coal 0
Geothermal 1
Hydro 2
Natural gas 73
Nuclear 1
Solar photovoltaic 15
Wind 2
Other (please specify and explain below) 13

A brief description of other sources of electricity not specified above:

Per Southern California Edison (SCE) 2017 Power Content Label:
"Unspecified sources of power" means electricity from transactions that are not traceable to specific generation sources.


Energy used for heating buildings, by source::
Percentage of total energy used to heat buildings (0-100)
Biomass 0
Coal 0
Electricity 0
Fuel oil 0
Geothermal 0
Natural gas 100
Other (please specify and explain below) 0

A brief description of other sources of building heating not specified above:
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Percentage of total energy consumption from clean and renewable sources:
5.52

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