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Dysart Unified School District 89

Dysart Unified School District 89, AZ

Energy Performance

GOAL

20% Reduction in Energy Intensity by 2020 from a 2011 Baseline

CHALLENGE COMMITMENT

3 Million Square Feet

PROGRESS TO DATE

Cumulative (vs. Baseline) 2%
Annual (2013) 3%

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Portfolio Energy Performance

Better Buildings Challenge Partners strive to decrease portfolio-wide source energy use intensity (EUI) and to increase the percent improvement compared to a set baseline. Dysart School District's portfolio consists of more than 25 buildings and 3 million square feet. Since 2011, Dysart School District has improved energy performance by 2 percent.

Energy Performance by Facility

Looking at the percent improvement in energy performance across all faciities can provide insight into how an organization is saving energy. Dysart School District's has achieved energy performance improvement of greater than 6% at 10 of its facilities. There are 11 facilities that have experienced an increase in Source EUI. These facilities have been targeted for future energy efficiency improvements.

Identifying Opportunities for Improvement

Facility-level energy performance metrics, including EUI and percent improvement to date, are critical to track progress over time and identify opportunties for additional energy savings. Dysart School District's portfolio consists of facilities with with a wide range of baseline EUI values, most of which are from 100 to 200 kBtu/sq. ft. The majority of facilities have shown energy improvement since 2011. The facilities located near or below the 0% axis may present good opportunities for further savings.