Native Village of Wales, Alaska: Energy Efficiency Retrofits
CX(s) Applied: B2.5, B5.1
Location(s): Wales, Alaska
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program. The proposal by the Native Village of Wales involves a retrofit of existing facilities to improve energy efficiency and reduce fossil fuel usage and emissions. Specifically, The Village proposes to perform retrofits on the Wales Community Center to increase the energy efficiency of the Community Center by creating a thermal buffer known as an Arctic Storm Entry between the seasonally sub-zero outside of the building and the diesel heating fuel heated building interior.