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Liaison Tony Gillund
Submission Date Jan. 22, 2016
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

The Ohio State University
OP-3: Building Operations and Maintenance

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Aparna Dial
Director
Energy Services and Sustainability
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Does the institution have any building space certified under the following green building rating systems for existing buildings?:
Yes or No
LEED for Existing Buildings or another 4-tier rating system used by an Established Green Building Council (GBC) No
The DGNB system, Green Star Performance, or another 3-tier GBC rating system No
BREEAM-In Use, CASBEE for Existing Building, or another 5-tier GBC rating system No
Other non-GBC rating systems (e.g. BOMA BESt, Green Globes) No

A brief description of the green building rating system(s) used and/or a list or sample of certified buildings and ratings:
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Total floor area of eligible building space (operations and maintenance):
24221371 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 4-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level (e.g. LEED Certified) 0 Square Feet
3rd Highest Level (e.g. LEED Silver) 0 Square Feet
2nd Highest Level (e.g. LEED Gold) 0 Square Feet
Highest Achievable Level (e.g. LEED Platinum) 0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 3-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
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Mid-Level ---
Highest Achievable Level ---

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 5-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
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4th Highest Level ---
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Floor area of building space that is certified at any level under other green building rating systems for existing buildings:
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Floor area of building space that is maintained in accordance with formally adopted sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies, but NOT certified:
24221371 Square Feet

A copy of the sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies:
The date the guidelines or policies were formally adopted:
July 1, 2008

A brief description of the sustainable building operations and maintenance program and/or a list or sample of buildings covered:

The Green Build policy portion, pertains only to newly constructed buildings, where as the Energy portion within the same policy pertains to any and all operations across the entire campus.


A brief description of how the institution ensures compliance with sustainable building operation and maintenance guidelines and policies:

Energy efficiency and conservation guidelines have been established for state institutions of higher education in response to ORC Sec. 3345.69. The university proposed a 15 year strategic energy plan to comply with these guidelines.The plan provides a five percent increase in construction costs and applicable fees to ensure energy efficient design and compliance with the Green Build and Energy policy requirements. The plan will request resources to conduct energy audits and implement energy conservation measures. The overall goal is a 20 percent reduction in energy consumption using fiscal year 2004 as the baseline.


The website URL where information about the institution’s certified buildings and/or sustainable operations and maintenance guidelines or policies is available:

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