upcoming events : ENERGY EFFICIENCY SERVICES for Houses of Worship!- Waukegan
“I can hear from the whisper of the winds the sound of Thy glorification and praise and can recognize in the murmur of the waters the voice that proclaimeth Thy virtues and Thine attributes, and can apprehend from the rustling of the leaves the mysteries that have been irrevocably ordained by Thee in Thy realm. ” ~The Baha'u'llah (the Glory of God) sacred scriptures of the Baha'i
Monday, March 10, 2014 - Monday, March 10, 2014
Waukegan Public Library- Bradbury Room
128 County St.
This program is designed to help houses of worship reduce their energy use and costs. It offers a complete evaluation of the building, expert advise on the best energy efficiency improvements, financing options, and construction management and oversight. The program staff is there to help every step of the way, making it easy and affordable for religious communities to implement energy efficiency improvements that will reduce energy bills. Energy Analysis An expert energy analyst will conduct an on-site inspection of each participating facility. This typically involves evaluation of heating, cooling and ventilation systems, lighting, water heating equipment, plug load, and structural elements such as the roof, walls, windows, doors and foundation. Review of Options and Opportunities The energy analyst will provide a customized report recommending the most cost-effective energy efficiency improvements for your facility along with any relevant health and safety recommendations. Financing Possibilities This program offers financing options and assistance identifying any available rebates, grants or incentives that can help cover the cost of recommended upgrades. Construction Management and Oversight Expert building analysts will assist throughout the construction process to implement energy improvements, work with building managers to review bids from contractors, and assist in scheduling and monitoring installation work.
For more information, please contact Susana Figueroa:
email Susana Figueroa