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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 51.71
Liaison Jeffrey Severin
Submission Date July 17, 2015
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STARS v2.0

University of Kansas
OP-18: Campus Fleet

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.11 / 1.00 Jeff Severin
Director
KU Center for Sustainability
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Total number of vehicles in the institution’s fleet :
407

Number of vehicles in the institution's fleet that are::
Number of Vehicles
Gasoline-electric, non-plug-in hybrid 1
Diesel-electric, non-plug-in hybrid 0
Plug-in hybrid 0
100 percent electric 6
Fueled with compressed natural gas (CNG) 0
Hydrogen fueled 0
Fueled with B20 or higher biofuel for more than 4 months of the year 0
Fueled with locally produced, low-level (e.g. B5) biofuel for more than 4 months of the year 39

A brief description of the institution’s efforts to support alternative fuel and power technology in its motorized fleet:
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The website URL where information about the institution's support for alternative fuel and power technology is available:
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Facilities Services Landscaping and Construction operate all off-road diesel equipment vehicles on a B20 using biodiesel produced from used vegetable oil by the KU Biodiesel Initiative.

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.