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The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.

Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 53.62
Liaison Michael Kensler
Submission Date Jan. 11, 2016
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STARS v2.0

Auburn University
IC-2: Operational Characteristics

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Endowment size:
610,500,000 US/Canadian $

Total campus area:
1,845 Acres

IECC climate region:
Mixed-Humid

Locale:
Large town

Gross floor area of building space:
11,726,647 Gross Square Feet

Conditioned floor area:
9,315,904 Square Feet

Floor area of laboratory space:
344,450 Square Feet

Floor area of healthcare space:
178,451 Square Feet

Floor area of other energy intensive space:
1,283,678 Square Feet

Floor area of residential space:
1,094,888 Square Feet

Electricity use by source::
Percentage of total electricity use (0-100)
Biomass ---
Coal 53.30
Geothermal ---
Hydro 5.90
Natural gas 16.20
Nuclear 21.80
Solar photovoltaic ---
Wind ---
Other (please specify and explain below) 2.80

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

Other is defined by Alabama Power our electricity provider.


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

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

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.