Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 50.72
Liaison Philip Mansfield
Submission Date Feb. 17, 2017
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Carleton University
IC-2: Operational Characteristics

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Philip Mansfield
Sustainability Manager
Facilities Management and Planning
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Endowment size:
190,500,000 US/Canadian $

Total campus area:
153.20 Acres

IECC climate region:

Large city

Gross floor area of building space:
4,758,519.31 Gross Square Feet

Conditioned floor area:
4,758,519.31 Square Feet

Floor area of laboratory space:
560,925.69 Square Feet

Floor area of healthcare space:
3,000 Square Feet

Floor area of other energy intensive space:
0 Square Feet

Floor area of residential space:
962,475.40 Square Feet

Electricity use by source::
Percentage of total electricity use (0-100)
Biomass 1
Coal 1
Geothermal 0
Hydro 20
Natural gas 7
Nuclear 65
Solar photovoltaic 1
Wind 5
Other (please specify and explain below) ---

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

There is a very small PV (10KW) in the Canal building that feeds directly into the building. Compared to the total campus usage the PV KW are negligible by comparison and is not reflected as a percentage.

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

A brief description of other sources of building heating not specified above:

All of the buildings are heated by steam (natural gas) generated at the Campus Central Heating Plant

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