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File #: 47144    Version: 1 Name: Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into an Incentive Agreement with Focus on Energy Design Assistance Program for the Library Maintenance and Support Center and accepting incentives from Focus on Energy in the amount of approximately $10,900.
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/3/2017 In control: FINANCE COMMITTEE
On agenda: 5/16/2017 Final action: 6/6/2017
Enactment date: 6/13/2017 Enactment #: RES-17-00475
Title: Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into an Incentive Agreement with Focus on Energy Design Assistance Program for the Library Maintenance and Support Center and accepting incentives from Focus on Energy in the amount of approximately $10,900.
Sponsors: Sheri Carter
Fiscal Note
The proposed resolution authorizes the agreement with Focus on Energy for acceptance of the associated incentive awards. Approximately $10,900 is expected to be received for the Library Maintenance and Support Center energy design assistance program by the end of 2017. When these award funds are received, they will be deposited to the Facilities Management Energy Improvements program (MUNIS 10562). The Library Maintenance Support Center is a planned project in 2017 within the Library’s adopted capital budget, funded by $1,025,000 of GO borrowing.

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Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into an Incentive Agreement with Focus on Energy Design Assistance Program for the Library Maintenance and Support Center and accepting incentives from Focus on Energy in the amount of approximately $10,900.
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WHEREAS, Focus on Energy is an energy efficiency and renewable resource program funded by the state’s investor-owned energy utilities, under Wis. Stat. § 196.374(2)(a), and participating municipal and electric cooperative utilities. The program works with eligible Wisconsin residents and businesses to install cost-effective energy efficiency and renewable energy projects. The program is administered by Shaw Environmental and Infrastructure, Inc. and/or its parent company Chicago Bridge and Iron Company or CB&I (“Program Administrator”) under contract with Statewide Energy Efficiency and Renewable Administration, Inc. (“SEERA”); and,

WHEREAS Focus on Energy facilitated a collaborative approach with the City and the City’s architectural and engineering design team consultants, OPN Architects and KJWW Engineering to evaluate energy savings strategies related to the building design for Library Maintenance and Support Center that are cost-effective and make sense for the City’s project; and,

WHEREAS the intent of the process by Focus on Energy is to explore and quantify a number of alternative building design strategies that demonstrate the hig...

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