Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 61.40
Liaison Jennifer Bodine
Submission Date April 25, 2022

STARS v2.2

Weber State University
OP-6: Clean and Renewable Energy

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.48 / 4.00 Jennifer Bodine
Sustainability Specialist
Facilities Management
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Total energy consumption, performance year:
212,862.90 MMBtu

Clean and renewable electricity (report kilowatt-hours):
kWh MMBtu
Imported electricity from certified/verified clean and renewable sources (i.e., bundled green power purchases) 0 Kilowatt-hours 0 MMBtu
Electricity from on-site, clean and renewable sources (rights retained/retired) 2,334,166 Kilowatt-hours 7,964.17 MMBtu

A brief description of the certified/verified sources of clean and renewable electricity:

N/A


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

WSU recently installed a 500 KW solar covered parking lot on the Ogden Campus. WSU also has a nearly 2 Megawatt solar PV array on the Davis Campus. Smaller solar arrays are also located on the Davis 2, Shepherd Union, Facilities Management, and the Public Safety buildings.


Clean and renewable thermal energy (report MMBtu):
MMBtu
Clean and renewable stationary fuels used on-site to generate thermal energy 0 MMBtu
Imported steam, hot water, and/or chilled water from certified/verified clean and renewable sources 0 MMBtu

A brief description of the clean and renewable stationary fuels:
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A brief description of the certified/verified sources of clean and renewable thermal energy:
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Unbundled renewable energy products (report kWh):
kWh MMBtu
Purchased RECs, GOs, I-RECs or equivalent unbundled renewable energy products certified by a third party 5,094,000 Kilowatt-hours 17,380.73 MMBtu

A brief description of the unbundled renewable energy products:

Weber State University purchases "Blue Sky" blocks from Rocky Mountain Power and is also purchasing solar from Rocky Mountain Power's "Subscriber Solar" program.


Total clean and renewable energy generated or purchased:
25,344.90 MMBtu

Percentage of total energy consumption from clean and renewable sources:
11.91

Website URL where information about the institution’s support for clean and renewable energy is available:
Electricity use, by source (percentage of total, 0-100):
Percentage of total electricity use (0-100)
Biomass 1.20
Coal 23
Geothermal 0.60
Hydro 42.30
Natural gas 19.90
Nuclear 3.10
Solar photovoltaic 1.40
Wind 8
Other (please specify and explain below) 0

A brief description of other sources of electricity not specified above:

The resource mix for the NWPP e grid is outlined on the EPA's website here - https://www.epa.gov/egrid/power-profiler#/


Energy used for heating buildings, by source::
Percentage of total energy used to heat buildings (0-100)
Biomass 0
Coal 0
Electricity 0
Fuel oil 1
Geothermal 0
Natural gas 99
Other (please specify and explain below) 0

A brief description of other sources of building heating not specified above:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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