|Submission Date||April 23, 2015|
Weber State University
OP-9: Clean and Renewable Energy
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||388 MMBtu|
|Option 2: Non-electric renewable energy generated on-site||1241 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)||14741 MMBtu|
A brief description of on-site renewable electricity generating devices :
WSU has two solar PV arrays (one on the Shepherd Union and one on the Davis building).
A brief description of on-site renewable non-electric energy devices:
WSU also has a solar thermal array on the Swenson Gym that is used to heat the swimming pool and a solar thermal array on the Wildcat Village dorms for domestic hot water heating.
A brief description of off-site, institution-catalyzed, renewable electricity generating devices:
A brief description of the RECs and/or similar renewable energy products:
Weber State University purchased 43,236 "Blue Sky" blocks from Rocky Mountain Power during fiscal year 2014. Each block is equivalent to 100 kwh for a total of 4,323,600 kwh purchased.
The website URL where information about the institution's renewable energy sources is available: