Accomplishments

  •  Electricity accounts for three quarters of UCSB’s annual utility expenditure. As compared to the prior year, total electrical energy usage on campus decreased by 4 percent. Over the past decade, UCSB has reduced electricity usage per square foot by 36 percent.
  • Natural gas represented between 16 percent of UCSB’s annual utility spend in 2013-2014. As compared to the prior year, total natural gas usage on campus decreased by 15 percent. Over the past decade, UCSB has reduced natural gas usage per square foot by 57 percent.
  • Met our 2014 goal of reducing GHG emissions below 2000 levels