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Project Report Summary

My Florida Energy Projects

Project Recipient Name:

City of Venice

Grant Funds Received:

$665,000.00

Project Title: Energy Retrofit Program

Project Overview

The grantee installed HVAC systems at the city police department and has replaced the city street lights in downtown Venice with the LED lights.

Main Project Identification Information
Location Information

Grant Program:
CE-FREEC
Street Address:
401 W Venice Ave
Grant Number:
ARS033
City:
Venic
Award Number:
DE-EE0000241
State:
Florida
DUNS Number:
809558919
Zip:
34285
Sub-DUNS Number:
93602191
County:
Sarasota
US House District:
16
FL Senate District:
28
FL House District:
74

Financial Information

Grant Funds Received:

$665,000.00

Match Provided:

$665,000.00


Reported Project Impact - Commonly Reported Metrics

Grant Return on Investment:
100.13%
Total Cost Savings:
$665,883.29
Number of Building Retrofits:
53
Total Electricity Reduced:
5,457MWh
Number of Jobs Created:
8

Details by Objective

Objective 1 :
Description:
Reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 1,372 metric tons through residential and public facility retrofits.
Sector:
Residential
MetricUnitValue
Building energy audits, auditor's projection of energy savings kWh 48
Building energy audits, floor space audited (sq ft) sq ft 40,933
Building energy audits, number of audits performed Audits 21
Buildings retrofitted, square footage retrofitted sq ft 92,385
Dollars Saved $ 601,810
Number of buildings retrofitted Buildings 50
Reduction in electricity consumption (megawatt hours) MWh/yr 5,016

Objective 2 :
Description:
Provide retrofit incentive program to 10% of the City of Venice
Sector:
Residential
MetricUnitValue
Monetary value of financial incentives $ 70,289
Number of grants given Grants 60
Total value of investments incentivized $ 327,200

Objective 3 :
Description:
Reduce City of Venice government facilities energy use by up to 10% (HVAC and lighting).
Sector:
Government
MetricUnitValue
Buildings retrofitted, square footage retrofitted sq ft 60,697
Dollars Saved $ 49,045
Number of buildings retrofitted Buildings 3
Reduction in electricity consumption (megawatt hours) MWh/yr 284

Objective 4 :
Description:
Create and/or retain approximately 30 jobs in the private energy construction sector.
Sector:
Commercial
MetricUnitValue
Hours worked Hours 358
Number of Workers Workers 8

Objective 5 :
Description:
Install 130 energy efficient light bulbs and ballasts on downtown light poles.
Sector:
Government
MetricUnitValue
Dollars Saved $ 15,028
Energy-efficient streetlights installed Streetlights 129
Reduction in electricity consumption (megawatt hours) MWh/yr 157

Objective 6 :
Description:
Educate the public about energy audit and rebate programs available county wide.
Sector:
Government
MetricUnitValue
Number of people attending workshops, training, and education sessions People 519
Number of Workshops, training, and education sessions held Sessions 17
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