Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 51.25
Liaison Jacob Saffert
Submission Date Feb. 4, 2015
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Saint John's University
IC-2: Operational Characteristics

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

Endowment size:
152,164,296 US/Canadian $

Total campus area:
302 Acres

IECC climate region:

Urban fringe of mid-size city

Gross floor area of building space:
1,346,820 Gross Square Feet

Conditioned floor area:

Floor area of laboratory space:
154,858 Square Feet

Floor area of healthcare space:
0 Square Feet

Floor area of other energy intensive space:
154,858 Square Feet

Floor area of residential space:
546,328 Square Feet

Electricity use by source::
Percentage of total electricity use (0-100)
Biomass ---
Coal ---
Geothermal ---
Hydro ---
Natural gas ---
Nuclear ---
Solar photovoltaic ---
Wind ---
Other (please specify and explain below) ---

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

Saint John's provides 20-25 percent of its electrity needs from its on-campus cogeneration facility. The cogeneration facility uses natural gas primarily and also uses fuel oil #2 when necessary. The remaining portion of electricity used on campus is purchased from the MROW eGrid subregion.

Energy used for heating buildings, by source::
Percentage of total energy used to heat buildings (0-100)
Biomass ---
Coal ---
Electricity 5
Fuel oil ---
Geothermal ---
Natural gas 95
Other (please specify and explain below) ---

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

All buildings on campus, with the exception of Seton Apartments, are heated using steam generated on campus in the cogeneration facility. No steam is purchased. Seton Apartments use electric heating rather than steam.

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