Author: d Bocchicchio

Croton-Harmon Union Free School District Completes $3.425 Million Energy Savings Project

Energy Generation and Energy Savings Measures Modernize Schools and Facilities, Reduce Energy Costs and Improve Learning Environment for Students and Staff Croton-on-Hudson, NY – March 7, 2023 – Croton-Harmon Union Free School District and energy savings project partner Energia ( today announced the completion of a comprehensive energy-savings project across the district’s schools, administration and… Read more »

Three Strategies for Improving School Building Comfort this Winter

By Rob Sullivent and Dave Newman It’s wintertime and for many districts that means balancing energy efficiency with classroom comfort. As we noted in an earlier article, we have visited many district buildings in the northeast with their windows open during the winter season, warm air pouring out because there was no other way to… Read more »

Ossining School District’s Energy Performance Contract is a GO!

Project financial structure saves taxpayers millions (Ossining, NY – November 21, 2022) Ossining Union Free School District, with project partners Energia and Ameresco, recently announced the contract signing of their district-wide Energy Performance Contract (EPC). The district will generate guaranteed energy savings of at least $486,903 annually, which in conjunction with State Building Aid, and… Read more »

Alternative Energy 101 for School District Retrofits

An Energy Performance Contract Project Can be the Perfect Way to Reduce Energy Costs While Delivering a Measure of “Green” Energy for Your School District. When we are working with a school district to manage their energy performance contract (EPC), we are often involved in recommending that they convert or integrate an alternative energy source… Read more »