U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Weatherization & Intergovernmental Program
Alaska Signs Contract for Energy Efficiency in State Facilities
May 4, 2011
Alaska has signed an energy savings performance agreement to increase energy efficiency throughout state facilities, including the University of Alaska Fairbanks, officials announced on April 26. The state Department of Transportation and Public Facilities selected three contractors, including Ameresco, for three-year contracts to perform audits and implement energy efficient systems and renewable energy sources across the state.
Under this agreement, Ameresco will perform investment grade audits and comprehensive energy services that will include the design, installation, modification, and commissioning of new and existing energy systems. In addition, it will include the verification and reporting of energy savings and a guarantee of energy savings. Ameresco is an independent provider of comprehensive energy efficiency solutions for facilities. See the Ameresco press release.