Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 68.05
Liaison Greg Lischke
Submission Date Nov. 20, 2013
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Ithaca College
OP-8: Clean and Renewable Energy

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.14 / 7.00 Marian Brown
Special Assistant to the Provost
Office of the Provost
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Option 1: 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 :
0 MMBtu

Option 2: Non-electric renewable energy generated:
1,229 MMBtu

Option 3: 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 :
0 MMBtu

Option 4: Total RECs and other similar renewable energy products that the institution purchased during the performance year that are Green-e certified or meet the Green-e standard's technical requirements and are third party verified:
18,737 MMBtu

Option 5: Total electricity generated with cogeneration technology using non-renewable fuel sources :
0 MMBtu

Total energy consumed during the performance year :
292,425 MMBtu

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

There are no building-integrated renewable energy electricity generating systems in place at this time.


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

The Peggy R Williams Center features a geothermal heat pump system to meet all building heating and cooling needs. There are 36 500' deep geothermal wells near the building. Per Michelle Jones, Energy Manager, in 2010-11, the PRWC geothermal system produced the equivalent of 360,000 kWh in 2010-2011 or 1,229 mmbtu.


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

N/A


A brief description of RECs or other similar renewable energy products purchased during the previous year, including contract timeframes:
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A brief description of cogeneration technologies deployed:

N/A


The website URL where information about the institution's renewable energy sources is available:

For performance year (2012):
167662 mmBtus natural gas combusted
124763 mmBtus purchased electricity
= 292425 total energy

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