Arizona-Tribe-Tohono O'odham Nation
CX(s) Applied: A1, A9, A11, B1.32, B2.5, B5.1
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program. The Tohono O?odham Nation of Arizona proposes to 1) retain consultant services in the development of an energy efficiency and conservation plan; 2) retain a contractor to perform energy audits on tribal buildings; 3) retrofit identified buildings with air conditioning/heating units, perform lighting replacements, and perform weatherization (foam roofing) on the Executive Office and Legislative Chambers for improvement of energy efficiency; 4) replace electric and propane hot water heaters with solar hot water heaters at the Tohono O?odham Nation Archie Hendricks Skilled Nursing Facility; 5) provide tuition/registration and travel related expenses for employees to attend workshops, conferences, and training and site visits of solar/wind/geothermal projects for renewable energy, includes renting conference room space to host training; and 6) purchase hybrid vehicles to expand transit services for the Tohono O?odham Nation and retain a part-time staff member to coordinate transit service.