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Submission Date July 29, 2013
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Rochester Institute of Technology
SD-10: Energy Use by Type

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Senior Sustainability Advisor to the President
Office of the President
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The percentage of total electricity use from coal.:
19.50

The percentage of total electricity use from wind.:
1

The percentage of total electricity use from biomass.:
1

The percentage of total electricity use from natural gas.:
36.50

The percentage of total electricity use from solar PV.:
0

The percentage of total electricity use from geothermal.:
0

The percentage of total electricity use from nuclear.:
16.20

The percentage of total electricity use from hydro.:
6.40

The percentage of total electricity use from other.:
19.30

Provide a brief description.:
The Institute purchases 15% of its electricity from "green e" certified sources. Another 4.3% comes from oil

The percentage of total energy used for heating buildings from coal.:
0

The percentage of total energy used for heating buildings from biomass.:
0

The percentage of total energy used for heating buildings from electricity.:
0

The percentage of total energy used for heating buildings from natural gas.:
100

The percentage of total energy used for heating buildings from geothermal.:
0

The percentage of total energy used for heating buildings from fuel oil.:
0

The percentage of total energy used for heating buildings from other.:
0

Provide a brief description.:
RIT's central heating and cooling loop uses natural gas.

If cogeneration, please explain.:
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