Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Rehoboth Beach Convention Center White Roof and Insulation Project
CX(s) Applied: B5.1
Location(s): Rehoboth, Delaware
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Golden Field Office
The City of Rehoboth Beach is proposing to utilize Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant funding to insulate the Convention Center to the current Delaware energy code requirement of R-20 using Firestone ISO 95+ flat insulation, and install a white ethylene propylene diene terpolymer (EPDM) roof over the insulation on the Convention Center with a Firestone Rubberguard Ecowhite fully adhered EPDM Roofing System. All proposed roofing products are manufactured in the United States of America. The proposed project is estimated to save approximately 426 British thermal units of energy annually at a savings to the City of $14, 924 annually on heating and cooling costs.