Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 65.87
Liaison Lindsay Batchelor
Submission Date Jan. 5, 2016
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North Carolina State University
OP-9: Clean and Renewable Energy

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.00 / 4.00 Elizabeth Bowen
Energy and Green Building Fellow
University Sustainability Office
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Total energy consumption (all sources, transportation fuels excluded), performance year:
1,864,527.69 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 304.70 MMBtu
Option 2: Non-electric renewable energy generated on-site 1,620 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) 0 MMBtu

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

There is a total renewable electric capacity of 165 kW, and there are 165 solar thermal collectors.


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

NC State has solar thermal installations at the following locations: Carmichael Gymnasium, NC Solar Center, Facilities Operations Support Space, the and Alumni Center.


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

There are no off-site institution catalyzed projects at this time.


A brief description of the RECs and/or similar renewable energy products:

NC State has not purchased any RECs. Any RECs that NC State accumulates are from on-campus renewable energy sources.


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

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