Bell County Schools

Guaranteed Energy Savings Contract

Contract Amount: $3,162,593

Guaranteed Savings: $167,121

This project was a Guaranteed Energy Savings Contract that included 2 buildings over 235,000 sq.ft. in the Bell County School district. The project was 100% funded through an energy revenue bond sale. Construction for this project took place over one summer and was completed in three months. This project was completely funded through energy and operational cost savings, even though no competing energy service was able to complete this per the RFP response. Upgrades included:

  • New geothermal well fields for Bell Central School Center and Bell County High School
  • HVAC controls upgrade at Bell Central School Center and Bell County High School
  • Commissioning of HVAC controls at Bell Central School Center and Bell County High School
  • T8 lighting retrofit kits to replace existing T12 lighting in Bell Central School Center and Bell County High School
  • Converting the electric rate at Bell County High School to a Time of Day - Primary rate.

Contact: reference available upon request

Actual Savings Averaging $213,625 per year; 27% above guarantee