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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 Gold
Overall Score 70.03
Liaison Nancy Wilkin
Submission Date May 26, 2014
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STARS v1.1

Royal Roads University
OP-8: Clean and Renewable Energy

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.75 / 7.00 Brie Haley
Team Member
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Option 1: Total clean and renewable electricity generated on site during the performance year and for which the institution retains or has retired the associated environmental attributes :
11,715.05 MMBtu

Option 2: Non-electric renewable energy generated:
0 MMBtu

Option 3: Total 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 :
7,012 MMBtu

Option 4: Total RECs and other similar renewable energy products that the institution purchased during the performance year that are Green-e certified or meet the Green-e standard's technical requirements and are third party verified:
0 MMBtu

Option 5: Total electricity generated with cogeneration technology using non-renewable fuel sources :
0 MMBtu

Total energy consumed during the performance year :
34,976.42 MMBtu

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

N/a


A brief description of on-site renewable non-electric energy devices:

Two solar hot water heating system on campus, one in Nixon and one in LIC building.
RRU utility bill analysis pending.


A brief description of off-site, institution-catalyzed, renewable electricity generating devices:

RRU has a partnership monitoring program with Solar Colwood. The university helped catalyze the program and the City of Colwood may not have received the funding without partnering with RRU. The university has two electric charging stations, available for public use.


A brief description of RECs or other similar renewable energy products purchased during the previous year:

RRU has a partnership with the BC Hydro PowerSmart program and all of our electricity is generated by hydroelectric power.


A brief description of cogeneration technologies deployed:

N/A


The website URL where information about the institution's renewable energy sources is available:
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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.