Author: d Bocchicchio

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 »

What to do NOW Before the Windows Close for ARP ESSER and IRA Funding

You may still be able to obtain funding from ARP ESSER before the current September 2024 and December 2024 deadlines, but you’ll need to hurry! Plus, the new Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) opens up new opportunities for SolarPV. The current window for funding upgrades for school district building health and safety under America Rescue Plan… Read more »

Energia featured in Retrofit magazine

Energia Works with Long Island Public School District to Create a Bright Energy Future for Students and Educators AS SEEN IN RETROFIT MAGAZINE SEPT./OCT. 2022 The average age of a public-school building in the U.S. is 42 years, and with close to 100,000 public K-12 schools in the U.S., most are in need of maintenance,… Read more »

South Colonie partners with Energia

South Colonie Central School District Selects Energia to Manage $7.9 Million District-wide Energy Performance Contract and Facilities Improvements AS SEEN IN SPOTLIGHT NEWS SEPT. 2022 Energia is working on a $7.9 million Energy Performance Contract with The South Colonie Central School District in Colonie, NY. The energy-savings project, which Energia will manage, is designed to… Read more »

EnergiaSaves Podcasts (View all)

Introduction & OverviewEpisode 1: Why a Proven Process WorksEpisode #2: Energy Performance Contracts vs. Capital ProjectsEpisode #3: Covid Relief Funding and Energy Performance Contracts.Episode #4: How Many Engineers Does it Take to Change a Fluorescent Light bulb?Episode #5: Top Questions Answered.Episode #6: Better Air in Classrooms Matters Beyond COVIDEpisode #7: Real World Energy Savings: Commack,... Read more »

How Energy Savings Performance Contracts Can Stretch School Districts’ Budgets (and Fund Healthier Classrooms)

An interview with Superintendent Anibal Soler Reveals How Energy Performance Contracts (EPCs) have Helped Batavia City and Schenectady City Schools Fund Critical Capital Improvements By Kendra McQuilton, Chief Executive Officer of Energia Fiscal responsibility is one of the most important aspects of a school district superintendent’s job. But if the mandate is to simultaneously deliver... Read more »