Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 35.30
Liaison Nadine Johnson
Submission Date Feb. 10, 2014
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.2

Estrella Mountain Community College
OP-2: Building Design and Construction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.50 / 4.00 Nadine Johnson
Sustainability Co-Chair
Academic Affairs
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New building space that meets "Eligible Buildings Criteria":
44,000 Square Feet

New building space that was designed and constructed in accordance with green building policies or guidelines but not LEED certified:
44,000 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Certified :
0 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Silver certified:
0 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Gold certified :
0 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Platinum certified:
0 Square Feet

The website URL where a copy of the institution's guidelines or policies for green building is available :
An electronic copy of the guidelines or policies :

The date(s) the policies or guidelines were adopted:
August 9, 2007

A brief description of how the institution ensures compliance with green building design and construction guidelines and policies:

Maricopa County Community College District Design Guidelines reference Energy Conservation Design Criteria in section 3.3. The MCCCD Construction Project Contract references Energy Conservation, Sustainability and Environmental Responsiveness in section 1.0.7 and states the following:

Per District Design Guidelines, all new construction shall use principles of energy efficiency and sustainability to the fullest extent possible, consistent with budget constraints and programmatic requirements. While not seeking LEED or other national certifications at this time, the District seeks to evaluate these programs, develop a
reasonable response and self-certify to LEED, Labs21 or other appropriate criteria. All designs shall incorporate the energy conservation standards required by A.R.S. Section
34-451 shall comply with all requirements of ASHRAE/IESNA 90.1 (most current edition) Energy Standards, including all issued amendments and updates. A written summary of
compliance with the ASHRAE Standard effective shall be deemed a BASIC SERVICE. If a detailed study is required, the cost for the study will be considered a reimbursable

The names of all buildings that are certified under the LEED for New Construction and Major Renovations, LEED for Commercial Interiors, and/or LEED for Core and Shell Green Building Rating Systems:

The names of all buildings designed and constructed in accordance with green building guidelines and policies but not LEED certified:

Estrella Hall

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