Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program - Georgia-County-Hall
CX(s) Applied: A9, A11, B2.5, B3.6, B5.1
Location(s): Hall County, Georgia
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program. 1) Develop an energy efficiency and conservation block grant strategy (completed); 2) implement energy efficiency retrofits for municipal buildings?upgrading lighting systems (28 facilities), including the purchase, installation, and operation of a bulb eater machine to crush and package the glass of old light bulbs in accordance with Environmental Protection Agency guidelines for disposal; upgrading the laundry dryer; installing vending misers; installing variable speed drives; installing energy recovery units and controls on toilet exhausts; installing or reprogramming heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) direct digital controls; installing thermostats, time-locks, and other devices; and upgrading HVAC systems (7 facilities); 3) perform design and pre-engineering work for the first phase (gas collection and control system) for a methane recovery and county landfills project, and 4) implement an expanded schools and county buildings recycling program.