The Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind is replacing almost 2,900 lights in 19 buildings across its Talladega, Alabama, campuses with energy-efficient fixtures, an upgrade expected to save the institute over $20,000 a year on utility bills. Learn more.
Energy Revolving Loan Program Market Title - State Energy Program American Recovery and Reinvestment Act CX(s) Applied: A8, B1.24, B2.2, B2.5, B5.1 Date: 08/19/2010 Location(s): Alabama Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory
Energy Efficient Retrofits of Schools - Six Schools in Alabama CX(s) Applied: B2.2, A9, B5.1 Date: 06/29/2010 Location(s): Jackson County, Alabama Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory
When Tony Petelos became the mayor of Hoover in 2004, the police fleet was run down. Within the next year, Petelos, with support from the community, called for a big change: switch out the old police fleet with new, flexible-fueled vehicles.
Warm, humid climate and proximity to the Gulf of Mexico produce turbulent weather patterns that regularly bring tornadoes and hurricanes to Montgomery, AL. As a result, each year the state's capital city must manage tons of construction waste and storm debris. Now, thanks to a $2.5 million Energy Efficiency Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) from the U.S. Department of Energy, Montgomery will revamp its landfill sorting efforts and retrofit its historical city.
Energy Retrofits for State Correctional Facilities CX(s) Applied: B1.23, B1.24, B1.28, B1.31, B2.2, A9, A11, B1.7, B5.1 Date: 06/01/2010 Location(s): Alabama Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory