|Overall Rating||Bronze - expired|
|Submission Date||Feb. 17, 2012|
University of the District of Columbia
OP-8: Clean and Renewable Energy
|0.34 / 7.00||
Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
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 :
Option 2: Non-electric renewable energy generated:
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 :
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:
Option 5: Total electricity generated with cogeneration technology using non-renewable fuel sources :
Total energy consumed during the performance year :
A brief description of on-site renewable electricity generating devices :
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 RECs or other similar renewable energy products purchased during the previous year:
UDC sources 50% of its purchased electricity from wind generation through Washington Gas and Electric Services' CleanSteps WindPower program. This practice began in April 2011. The CleanSteps WindPower program is Green-e certified.
A brief description of cogeneration technologies deployed:
The website URL where information about the institution's renewable energy sources is available:
Performance year is FY2011 (which encompasses the 12-month period from October 2010 to September 2011).
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