Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 52.06
Liaison Casey Meehan
Submission Date June 15, 2017
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Western Technical College
IC-2: Operational Characteristics

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Amanda McCray
Sustainability Institute
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Endowment size:
4,000,000 US/Canadian $

Total campus area:
24.74 Acres

IECC climate region:

Large town

Gross floor area of building space:
822,149 Gross Square Feet

Conditioned floor area:
822,149 Square Feet

Floor area of laboratory space:
84,785 Square Feet

Floor area of healthcare space:
14,551 Square Feet

Floor area of other energy intensive space:
1,501 Square Feet

Floor area of residential space:
73,429 Square Feet

Electricity use by source::
Percentage of total electricity use (0-100)
Biomass 0
Coal 79
Geothermal 0
Hydro 12
Natural gas 0
Nuclear 0
Solar photovoltaic 2
Wind 7
Other (please specify and explain below) ---

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


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 0
Geothermal 0
Natural gas 100
Other (please specify and explain below) ---

A brief description of other sources of building heating not specified above:


The endowment of the Western Technical College Foundation as of June 30, 2015 was $4 million. This endowment is for the Foundation, which is a separate entity from the college. The college itself does not have an endowment funds.

Thanks to Western's Physical Plant and Sustainability Department for providing this information.

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