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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.

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Liaison Eric O'Brien
Submission Date March 1, 2013
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University of Northern Iowa
PAE-5: Climate Action Plan

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Eric O'Brien
University Sustainability Coordinator
Office of Sustainability
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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:

The University of Northern Iowa shall achieve reductions in Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions consistent with the strategies developed by the Iowa Climate Change Advisory Council created under Iowa Code § 455B.851 in 2007.


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

• By July 1, 2013, the combined energy portfolio of the Regent institutions shall include at least 10% from renewable sources.
• Metering: By July 1, 2013, 90 percent of the utilities (steam, condensate, electricity, potable water and chilled water) systems shall be metered at the point of consumption to measure effectively use and waste in the system.


Year the climate plan was formally adopted or approved:
2,010

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

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