Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 47.51
Liaison Chris Frantsvog
Submission Date May 1, 2014
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STARS v2.0

Luther College
OP-9: Clean and Renewable Energy

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.35 / 4.00 Jay Uthoff
Director of Facilities
Facilities Management
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Total energy consumption (all sources, transportation fuels excluded), performance year:
222,169 MMBtu

Clean and renewable energy from the following sources::
Performance Year
Option 1: Clean and renewable electricity generated on-site during the performance year and for which the institution retains or has retired the associated environmental attributes 11,941.50 MMBtu
Option 2: Non-electric renewable energy generated on-site 0 MMBtu
Option 3: 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: Purchased third-party certified RECs and similar renewable energy products (including renewable electricity purchased through a certified green power purchasing option) 7,337.16 MMBtu

A brief description of on-site renewable electricity generating devices :
Luther College has a 1.6 MW wind turbine.
Solar Arrays:
280 kw
20 kw
4 kw
5.3 kw

A brief description of on-site renewable non-electric energy devices:
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A brief description of off-site, institution-catalyzed, renewable electricity generating devices:
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A brief description of the RECs and/or similar renewable energy products:
Luther College purchases all Renewable Energy Certificate equivalents produced by one AWE 900 KW turbine erected by WindVision, LLC in St. Ansgar, Iowa in January 2008.

The website URL where information about the institution's renewable energy sources is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
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