Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 48.55
Liaison Cesar Nanni
Submission Date Feb. 27, 2017
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

Universidad de Monterrey
IC-2: Operational Characteristics

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A César Alfredo Nanni
Center for Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Endowment size:
0 US/Canadian $

Total campus area:
53.37 Hectares

IECC climate region:

Large city

Gross floor area of building space:
60,543.64 Gross square meters

Conditioned floor area:

Floor area of laboratory space:
5,669.20 Square meters

Floor area of healthcare space:
1,361 Square meters

Floor area of other energy intensive space:
0 Square meters

Floor area of residential space:
12,212.02 Square meters

Electricity use by source::
Percentage of total electricity use (0-100)
Biomass 0
Coal 0
Geothermal 0
Hydro 0
Natural gas 5
Nuclear 0
Solar photovoltaic 0
Wind 0
Other (please specify and explain below) 95

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

The university has made an arrangement with the company Alfa to purchase about 90% of the energy consumed for the next 5 years. All this energy is made with sustainable processes.

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

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

Because of the location of the university we do not have cold winters, our average temperature is 20°C (68°F) therefore we use electricity to heat up our buldings.

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