Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 50.22
Liaison David Petree
Submission Date Dec. 8, 2015
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

Guilford College
IC-2: Operational Characteristics

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Endowment size:
707,000,000 US/Canadian $

Total campus area:
350 Acres

IECC climate region:

Large city

Gross floor area of building space:
803,302 Gross square feet
+ Date Revised: Jan. 6, 2016

Conditioned floor area:
812,619 Square feet

Floor area of laboratory space:
62,965 Square feet

Floor area of healthcare space:
0 Square feet

Floor area of other energy intensive space:
80,000 Square feet

Floor area of residential space:
201,621 Square feet

Electricity use by source::
Percentage of total electricity use (0-100)
Biomass 0
Coal 33.32
Geothermal 0
Hydro 1.30
Natural gas 17.64
Nuclear 47.54
Solar photovoltaic 0.01
Wind 0
Other (please specify and explain below) 0.19

A brief description of other sources of electricity not specified above:
The 0.19 under "other" refers to Oil. The sites included in our "energy intensive space" are: boiler plant, Frank Family Science Center, and the cafeteria portion of Founders Hall.

Energy used for heating buildings, by source::
Percentage of total energy used to heat buildings (0-100)
Biomass 0
Coal 0
Electricity 6
Fuel oil 0
Geothermal 0
Natural gas 94
Other (please specify and explain below) ---

A brief description of other sources of building heating not specified above:
We have 203 solar thermal panels on our dorms, cafeteria, and PE center, which reduces the amount of natural gas we need to use to heat water.

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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