Dunmore, PA

Housing Authority of the County of Lackawanna

Scope of Services
Measurement & Verification
Energy Performance Contract Technical Assistance
Investment-Grade Energy Audit
 

The Housing Authority of Lackawanna County (HACL) is utilizing an energy performance contract (EPC) to drive energy savings through facility improvements with no up-front capital costs or special appropriations from Congress. The EPC will help HACL significantly reduce energy and operating costs and make progress toward meeting federal sustainability goals.

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Services

In support of HACL’s EPC, 2RW has provided services including measurement and verification, EPC technical support for development of a phase II HUD application, and an energy audit. The scope of work included the following.

M&V services to satisfy HUD EPC M&V requirements:

  • Evaluation of EPC performance for contract between the energy service company (ESCO) and HACL
  • Review of monthly energy and water consumption
  • Preparation of M&V report

EPC technical assistance to develop HUD application which ultimately determined that an EPC phase II was not economically feasible. The following were included:

  • Rate analysis and establishment of average (HUD 5272) and marginal energy and water rates to be used in EPC projects
  • Preparation and review of draft HUD EPC documents

Energy audit to satisfy HUD five-year energy audit requirements in accordance with Federal Register 24 CFR Part 965 and Subpart C Energy Audits. The energy audit included a preliminary analysis, field investigations, energy savings analysis, costing to produce estimates for ECMs, financial analysis, and reporting.

Scope of Services
Measurement & Verification
Energy Performance Contract Technical Assistance
Investment-Grade Energy Audit
 

OWNER: Housing Authority of the County of Lackawanna (HACL)

TIMEFRAME: 2013 – 2018

SIZE: Varies

COST: N/A