Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 40.33
Liaison Rachel Kornhauser
Submission Date Jan. 21, 2013
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State University of New York at Oneonta
OP-10: Computer Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 2.00 Hannah Morgan
Sustainability Coordinator
Finance and Administration
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Does the institution have an institution-wide stated preference to purchase EPEAT Silver or higher computers and monitors?:

The website URL where the EPEAT policy, directive, or guidelines are posted :
A brief description of steps the institution has taken to ensure that the purchasing policy, directives, or guidelines are followed :

NYS Executive Order 4 states: “In an effort to fully support New York State’s environmental goals, the NYS Office of General Services require that offerings for all categories of Desktop and Notebook class configurations, with the exception of Internet Notebooks, Thin Clients and All-In-One desktops, be registered EPEAT Gold and meet or exceed all of the following seven optional EPEAT criteria for standard configuration and standard option form factors. Offerings for the All-In-One desktops are required to be registered EPEAT Silver and meet or exceed all of the following seven optional EPEAT Criteria. Thin Clients and Internet Notebooks do not yet have industry standard EPEAT designation and are excluded from these EPEAT requirements.” The College purchases primarily Dell and Apple computers.

Does the institution wish to pursue points for Part 2 of this credit (expenditures on EPEAT computers)?:

Expenditures on EPEAT Gold desktop and laptop computers and monitors :

Expenditures on EPEAT Silver desktop and laptop computers and monitors :

Total expenditures on desktop and laptop computers and monitors :

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