Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 49.07
Liaison Eva Rocke
Submission Date March 21, 2014
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University of Montana
OP-8: Clean and Renewable Energy

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.00 / 7.00 Cherie Peacock
Sustainability Coordinator
Office of Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Option 1: Total clean and renewable electricity generated on site during the performance year and for which the institution retains or has retired the associated environmental attributes :
9.25 MMBtu

Option 2: Non-electric renewable energy generated:
0 MMBtu

Option 3: Total 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: Total RECs and other similar renewable energy products that the institution purchased during the performance year that are Green-e certified or meet the Green-e standard's technical requirements and are third party verified:
40.95 MMBtu

Option 5: Total electricity generated with cogeneration technology using non-renewable fuel sources :
5,548 MMBtu

Total energy consumed during the performance year :
4,122,954 MMBtu

A brief description of on-site renewable electricity generating devices :

Renewable energy is generated from a roof-mounted solar array.


A brief description of on-site renewable non-electric energy devices:
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A brief description of off-site, institution-catalyzed, renewable electricity generating devices:
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A brief description of RECs or other similar renewable energy products purchased during the previous year, including contract timeframes:

RECs were purchased from Sterling Planet and generated from wind power.


A brief description of cogeneration technologies deployed:

The co-generation system was implemented in 2005 and is composed of a 440kW steam powered turbine, which runs off waste steam from a natural gas fired boiler system.


The website URL where information about the institution's renewable energy sources is available:

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