Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 70.76
Liaison Richard Johnson
Submission Date Oct. 13, 2017
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STARS v2.1

Rice University
OP-12: Electronics Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.78 / 1.00 Nimi Oyeleye
Summer Intern
Administrative Center for Sustainability and Energy Management
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Total expenditures on desktop and laptop computers, displays, thin clients, tablets/slates, televisions, and imaging equipment:
1922315.16 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on EPEAT registered desktop and laptop computers, displays, thin clients, tablets/slates, televisions, and imaging equipment::
Expenditure Per Level
EPEAT Gold 1476077.93 US/Canadian $
EPEAT Silver 41155.93 US/Canadian $
EPEAT Bronze 10535.16 US/Canadian $

Percentage of expenditures on electronic products that are EPEAT Gold registered:
76.79

Do the figures reported above include leased equipment?:
No

A brief description of the time period from which the figures reported above are drawn (i.e. one-year time period or representative sample):

The figures reported are for 2015. The figures come from a larger procurement data set believed to represent about a quarter of all university procurement. Thus, we took the total of technology purchases from the data set and multiplied by 4 to give an estimate for the total expenditures on electronics procurement over that year. The EPEAT data is taken from a representative random sample from the 2015 calendar year. The sample was taken using a confidence interval of 95% and a margin of error of 5%.


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