Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 73.27
Liaison Brandon Trelstad
Submission Date March 4, 2016
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Oregon State University
IC-2: Operational Characteristics

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

Endowment size:
541,620,664 US/Canadian $

Total campus area:
1,635 Acres

IECC climate region:
Marine

Locale:
Mid-size city

Gross floor area of building space:
9,627,596 Gross Square Feet
+ Date Revised: March 25, 2016

Conditioned floor area:
---

Floor area of laboratory space:
2,675,747 Square Feet
+ Date Revised: March 25, 2016

Floor area of healthcare space:
0 Square Feet

Floor area of other energy intensive space:
0 Square Feet

Floor area of residential space:
1,494,198 Square Feet
+ Date Revised: March 25, 2016

Electricity use by source::
Percentage of total electricity use (0-100)
Biomass 1.10
Coal 62.97
Geothermal 0.35
Hydro 8.30
Natural gas 14.72
Nuclear 0
Solar photovoltaic 0.02
Wind 3.61
Other (please specify and explain below) 9.40

A brief description of other sources of electricity not specified above:

9.4 % of the Pacific Power grid mix comes from unspecified sources.


Energy used for heating buildings, by source::
Percentage of total energy used to heat buildings (0-100)
Biomass ---
Coal ---
Electricity 10
Fuel oil ---
Geothermal ---
Natural gas 90
Other (please specify and explain below) ---

A brief description of other sources of building heating not specified above:

OSU has a co-generation plant that provides steam heat to the campus from natural gas electricity production and steam waste heat with additional steam production to meet the campus heating load.


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