Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 66.64
Liaison Beth Klein
Submission Date April 23, 2015
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

State University of New York at Cortland
OP-12: Electronics Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Matt Brubaker
Energy Manager
Facilites Operation adn Services
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Does the institution have an institution-wide stated preference to purchase computers and/or other electronic products that are EPEAT registered or meet similar multi-criteria sustainability standards for electronic products?:
Yes

A copy of the electronics purchasing policy, directive, or guidelines:
The electronics purchasing policy, directive, or guidelines :
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A brief description of steps the institution has taken to ensure that the purchasing policy, directives, or guidelines are followed:

All products must meet the efficiency standards as specified in Executive Order 111 and the State Energy Law.

Since 2008 the computers we purchase (both Macs and Windows) are EPEAT Gold


Does the institution wish to pursue to pursue Part 2 of this credit (expenditures on EPEAT registered electronics)?:
Yes

Expenditures on EPEAT registered desktop and laptop computers, displays, thin clients, televisions, and imaging equipment::
Expenditure Per Level
EPEAT Bronze 0 US/Canadian $
EPEAT Silver 0 US/Canadian $
EPEAT Gold 450,000 US/Canadian $

Total expenditures on desktop and laptop computers, displays, thin clients, televisions, and imaging equipment:
450,000 US/Canadian $

The website URL where information about the institution's electronics purchasing policy, directive, or guidelines is available:

The expenditure is based on the last fiscal year – 2014 (July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2014).

additional URL:

http://www.ogs.ny.gov/EO/4/Docs/Finals/Computers.pdf

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