Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 58.11
Liaison R. Johnston
Submission Date March 10, 2014
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University of Missouri, Kansas City
OP-8: Building Energy Consumption

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.27 / 6.00 R. Kaye Johnston
Sustainability Coordinator
Campus Facilities
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Total building energy consumption, all sources (transportation fuels excluded):
Performance Year Baseline Year
Total building energy consumption 1,165,747 MMBtu 1,217,975 MMBtu

Purchased electricity and steam:
Performance Year Baseline Year
Grid-purchased electricity 0 MMBtu 0 MMBtu
District steam/hot water 0 MMBtu 0 MMBtu

Gross floor area of building space::
Performance Year Baseline Year
Gross floor area 2,908,699 Gross Square Feet 2,393,394 Gross Square Feet

Floor area of energy intensive space, performance year::
Floor Area
Laboratory space 0 Square Feet
Healthcare space 0 Square Feet
Other energy intensive space

Degree days, performance year (base 65 °F)::
Degree days (see help icon above)
Heating degree days 2,405
Cooling degree days 1,382

Source-site ratios::
Source-Site Ratio (see help icon above)
Grid-purchased electricity 1
District steam/hot water 1

Start and end dates of the performance year and baseline year (or 3-year periods)::
Start Date End Date
Performance Year July 1, 2012 June 30, 2013
Baseline Year July 1, 2008 June 30, 2009

A brief description of when and why the building energy consumption baseline was adopted:

2008 based upon performance contract with Burns and McDonnell

A brief description of any building temperature standards employed by the institution:

BAS (Building Automation System) to control temps and occupied/unoccupied times

A brief description of any light emitting diode (LED) lighting employed by the institution:

Replaced 250w MH with 130w LED @ U-Way, 250w HPS with 130w LED @ PAC/Rep, 42w Compact Fluorescent with 7.3w LED

A brief description of any occupancy and/or vacancy sensors employed by the institution:

Dual technology occupancy sensors controlling lighting and HVAC during occupied/unoccupied times

A brief description of any passive solar heating employed by the institution:

A brief description of any ground-source heat pumps employed by the institution:

A brief description of any cogeneration technologies employed by the institution:

Two 25kwh Solar Arrays were installed on Flarshiem Hall and Student Union in 2013 and another on is slated to be installed in June/July 2014 on the Performing Arts Center

A brief description of any building recommissioning or retrofit program employed by the institution:

LED Retrofits in 2013

A brief description of any energy metering and management systems employed by the institution:

Honeywell EBI Energy Management System

A brief description of the institution's program to replace energy-consuming appliances, equipment and systems with high efficiency alternatives:

When replaced with energy efficient options

A brief description of any energy-efficient landscape design initiatives employed by the institution:

A brief description of any vending machine sensors, lightless machines, or LED-lit machines employed by the institution:

motion sensors

A brief description of other energy conservation and efficiency initiatives employed by the institution:

Voluntary Energy Management Program was created and launched in fall of 2012

The website URL where information about the institution’s energy conservation and efficiency initiatives is available:

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