Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 53.15
Liaison Paul Scanlon
Submission Date Feb. 29, 2016
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Slippery Rock University
IC-2: Operational Characteristics

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

Endowment size:
17480033 US/Canadian $

Total campus area:
531 Acres

IECC climate region:
Cold

Locale:
Small town

Gross floor area of building space:
2511667 Gross Square Feet

Conditioned floor area:
2498258 Square Feet

Floor area of laboratory space:
12168 Square Feet

Floor area of healthcare space:
6114 Square Feet

Floor area of other energy intensive space:
14591 Square Feet

Floor area of residential space:
812647 Square Feet

Electricity use by source::
Percentage of total electricity use (0-100)
Biomass 0
Coal 56
Geothermal 0
Hydro 8.10
Natural gas 9
Nuclear 24
Solar photovoltaic 0.10
Wind 2.80
Other (please specify and explain below) 0

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

Not included above are minor amounts of electricity provided by on-site demonstration systems such as photovoltaic systems (2,538 kWH/year).


Energy used for heating buildings, by source::
Percentage of total energy used to heat buildings (0-100)
Biomass 0
Coal 32.20
Electricity 0.05
Fuel oil 0
Geothermal 0.05
Natural gas 67.70
Other (please specify and explain below) ---

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

An insignificant quantitiy of recovered waste wood is used as supplemental heat at the Macoskey Center Harmony House woodstove.


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