|Overall Rating||Gold - expired|
|Submission Date||April 21, 2016|
University of California, Riverside
OP-9: Clean and Renewable Energy
|0.13 / 4.00||
Director of Sustainability
Total energy consumption (all sources, transportation fuels excluded), performance year:
Clean and renewable energy from the following sources::
|Option 1: Clean and renewable electricity generated on-site during the performance year and for which the institution retains or has retired the associated environmental attributes||22,040.94 MMBtu|
|Option 2: Non-electric renewable energy generated on-site||0 MMBtu|
|Option 3: Clean and renewable electricity generated by off-site projects that the institution catalyzed and for which the institution retains or has retired the associated environmental attributes||0 MMBtu|
|Option 4: Purchased third-party certified RECs and similar renewable energy products (including renewable electricity purchased through a certified green power purchasing option)||4,008 MMBtu|
A brief description of on-site renewable electricity generating devices :
UCR installed a 500 kw solar pv carport in April 2014 and a 3.34 MW solar pv ground mount system in September 2014. UCR also has one 6kw mobile renewable energy generator and 13 1kw solar tables on campus.
A brief description of on-site renewable non-electric energy devices:
A brief description of off-site, institution-catalyzed, renewable electricity generating devices:
A brief description of the RECs and/or similar renewable energy products:
We purchased REC for a LEED project to off-set two years of elecricity use for EAc6 Green Power. We purchased REC for a LEED project to off-set two years of electricity use for EAc6 Green Power; 19000 MMBTUs of biogas purchased to help stay under AB32 Cap and Trade requirements.
The website URL where information about the institution's renewable energy sources is available:
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