CX(s) Applied: A9, A11, B2.5, B5.1
Location(s): Cherokee County, Georgia
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program. 1) Develop energy efficiency and conservation strategy, 2) hire technical consultant, 3) energy efficiency retrofits to include: replace chiller and cooling tower in the Justice Center (1994); replace heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) controls in the Justice Center; installation of occupancy sensors in the Detention Center (1992); 4) installation of cool roofs on the Justice Center, Historic Courthouse (State Historic Preservation Officer approval received), and the TAG Office (approximately 1988); 5) develop an overall energy plan for energy management including audits and for replacement of older inefficient roof-top packaged HVAC equipment replace HVAC equipment with similar but more energy efficient HVAC equipment on numerous county buildings which are less than 50 years of age; and 6) installation of solar thermal water heating panels on the roof of the Detention Center.