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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 50.82
Liaison Mary-lee Townsend
Submission Date Sept. 11, 2014
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STARS v1.2

Fanshawe College
PAE-5: Climate Action Plan

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Nathan Gerber
Energy Coordinator
Campus Planning and Capital Development
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Does the institution have a plan to mitigate its greenhouse gas emissions that meets the criteria for this credit?:
Yes

A brief summary of the climate plan’s long-term goals:

Long term strategic energy management activities that the College has planned include: completing a feasibility study for ice storage or other electrical power demand offset initiatives, including co-generation, as well as alternative or renewable energy initiatives such as solar air/ventilation heating, solar hot water, and solar PV installations.


A brief summary of the climate plan’s short-term goals:

Potential energy conservation projects planned for 2013 include implementing sleep mode on College administrative staff computers, demand ventilation controls for our onsite commercial and academic kitchens, implementing variable speed drives for the student residence chilled/heating water loops, and retrofit of existing T12 Light Fixtures to high efficiency LED at our Woodstock and Simcoe campuses, as well as chiller optimization and free cooling in our J Building and the Student Centre.


Year the climate plan was formally adopted or approved:
2,014

An indication of whether institution has made a commitment to reduce GHG emissions a specific amount by a target year:
Yes

List which emissions (scope 1, 2, and/or 3) are included in its GHG emissions commitment:
Scope 1 and 2

The reduction level (percentage) institution has committed to:
11%

The baseline year the institution used in its GHG emissions commitment:
Dec. 31, 2012

The baseline emissions level institution used in its GHG emissions commitment:
6506

The target year the institution specified in its GHG emissions commitment :
Dec. 31, 2019

The website URL where information about the climate plan is available:
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