Energy and Water Consumption
The University spent over £3,000,000 on energy in 2008/9. The total energy
consumption associated with the use of buildings is around 42,000,000 kWh.
Table Energy - 2008/9 (kWh and Costs)
The following table highlights the energy consumption and costs associated with each utility
Utility kWh Cost £
Electricity 17,574,613 2,072,870
Gas 23,934,997 940,756
Oil 286,758 20,804
TOTAL 41,796,368 3,034,430
Pie chart indicating % of the energy sources by consumption
The pie chart indicates the percentage of energy consumed by electricity, gas and oil.
It can be seen that 57% of the energy consumed during 2008/9 is associated with the use of
2008/9 Consumption kWh
Electricity Gas Oil
The 2008/9 annual water cost and consumption were £291,000 and 64,500 m3 respectively.