Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 65.05
Liaison Konrad Schlarbaum
Submission Date Feb. 15, 2021

STARS v2.2

University of Colorado Colorado Springs
OP-15: Campus Fleet

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.13 / 1.00 James Rehkopf
Field Manager
Parking and Transportation Services
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Total number of vehicles in the institution’s fleet:

Number of vehicles in the institution's fleet that are:
Number of Vehicles
Gasoline-only 72
Diesel-only 21
Gasoline-electric hybrid 8
Diesel-electric hybrid 0
Plug-in hybrid 0
100 percent electric 6
Fueled with Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) 0
Hydrogen fueled 0
Fueled with B20 or higher biofuel 0
Fueled with locally produced, low-level biofuel 0

Do the figures reported above include leased vehicles?:

A brief description of the institution’s efforts to support alternative fuel and power technology in its motorized fleet:
Sustainability Strategic Plan
Goal: Reduce the use of fossil fuels in University owned vehicles
Power 60 percent of the campus fleet by one of the following
(unless fuel type is unavailable):
a.Gasoline-electric hybrid
b.Diesel-electric hybrid
c.Plug-in hybrid
d.100 percent electric
e.Hydrogen fueled
f.Biofuel and biodiesel

Reduce use of fossil fuels for internal university operated buses.
Increase walking and biking trails to reduce demand for bus system
Implement all-electric busses where feasible
Implement vehicle purchasing plan to target fuel types.


Website URL where information about the institution’s motorized fleet is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
Vehicles fueled with B20 are no longer an option due to lack of infrastructure supported by our local businesses.

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