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Liaison Paul Scanlon
Submission Date Feb. 29, 2016
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STARS v2.0

Slippery Rock University
OP-1: Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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Does the institution's GHG emissions inventory include all Scope 1 and Scope 2 GHG emissions?:

Does the institution's GHG emissions inventory include all Scope 3 GHG emissions from any of the following categories?:
Yes or No
Business travel
Commuting
Purchased goods and services
Capital goods
Fuel- and energy-related activities not included in Scope 1 or Scope 2
Waste generated in operations

Does the institution's GHG emissions inventory include Scope 3 emissions from other categories?:

A brief description of the methodology and/or tool used to complete the GHG emissions inventory:

Has the GHG emissions inventory been validated internally by personnel who are independent of the GHG accounting and reporting process and/or verified by an independent, external third party?:

A brief description of the internal and/or external verification process:

Scope 1 and Scope 2 GHG emissions::
Performance Year Baseline Year
Scope 1 GHG emissions from stationary combustion
Scope 1 GHG emissions from other sources
Scope 2 GHG emissions from purchased electricity
Scope 2 GHG emissions from other sources

Figures needed to determine total carbon offsets::
Performance Year Baseline Year
Institution-catalyzed carbon offsets generated
Carbon sequestration due to land that the institution manages specifically for sequestration
Carbon storage from on-site composting
Third-party verified carbon offsets purchased

A brief description of the institution-catalyzed carbon offsets program:

A brief description of the carbon sequestration program and reporting protocol used:

A brief description of the composting and carbon storage program:

A brief description of the purchased carbon offsets, including third party verifier(s) and contract timeframes:

Figures needed to determine “Weighted Campus Users”::
Performance Year Baseline Year
Number of residential students
Number of residential employees
Number of in-patient hospital beds
Full-time equivalent enrollment
Full-time equivalent of employees
Full-time equivalent of distance education students

Start and end dates of the performance year and baseline year (or three-year periods):
Start Date End Date
Performance Year
Baseline Year

A brief description of when and why the GHG emissions baseline was adopted:

Gross floor area of building space, performance year:

Floor area of energy intensive building space, performance year:
Floor Area
Laboratory space
Healthcare space
Other energy intensive space

Scope 3 GHG emissions, performance year::
Emissions
Business travel
Commuting
Purchased goods and services
Capital goods
Fuel- and energy-related activities not included in Scope 1 or Scope 2
Waste generated in operations
Other categories (please specify below)

A brief description of the sources included in Scope 3 GHG emissions from "other categories":

A copy of the most recent GHG emissions inventory:

The website URL where the GHG emissions inventory is posted:

A brief description of the institution’s GHG emissions reduction initiatives, including efforts made during the previous three years:

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.