CX(s) Applied: A1, A9, A11, B2.5, B3.6, B5.1
Location(s): Washtenaw County, Michigan
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant. 1) Washtenaw County Facility Retrofits which include (a) solar hot water installations at four buildings (Washtenaw County Courthouse, 101 East Huron ; Corrections Facility, 2201 Hogback ; Juvenile Detention Center, 4125 Washtenaw Avenue ; and Washtenaw County Administration Building, 220 North Main ; (b) Light-emitting diode (LED) exterior lighting retrofits at the Juvenile Detention Facility, 4125 Washtenaw Avenue (2002) and the Building at 705 North Zeeb (2001); and (c) LED lighting retrofits at the Washtenaw County Courthouse (1954) lower-level parking structure; 2) create a Community-wide Energy Financing Program to provide low-cost financing to property owners for energy efficiency and conservation improvements; 3) partner with other southeast Michigan municipalities and acquire technical services to institutionalize energy efficiency and renewable energy programs throughout the region; 4) develop an energy efficiency and conservation strategy for Washtenaw County; 5) install an approximately 10 kilowatt-per-hour roof-top solar photovoltaic system on government office building located at 200 North Main (2000) and develop a public education approach for use of solar systems in the community; and 6) develop a comprehensive Washtenaw County Energy Policy.