Hvac

Wabasha-Kellogg School to Invest $4M in HVAC Upgrade

HVACThe PostBulletin of Wasbasha, MN, is spending $4 million to upgrade the HVAC in the Wabasha-Kellogg school. The school board approved the project in July. The details – including the precise cost – are being negotiated with Ameresco.

The facility houses 600 students, from pre-kindergarten to 12th grade. There are about 90 staffers. The facility was built in two sections at different times and last year the district spent $10,000 to keep the HVAC system operational.

This led to the capital improvement project, which will cost owners of a home assessed at $100,000 about $36 per year for 15 years. The 1992 elementary school wing will get all new HVAC equipment, with a chiller unit on the ground. There will be new air-handling equipment at the performing arts center  and two gyms will get new dehumidifying gear.


Minnesota law says that voter approval is not needed if a project is aimed at protecting the health and safety of people using the building. In New Jersey, however, three communities – Manasquan, Eagleswood and Island Heights – did have a say and voted down school HVAC projects last Tuesday
.

Four Key Questions to Ask Before Your Next Energy Purchase
Sponsored By: EnerNOC, Inc.

  
The Hidden Costs of Air Compressor Operation
Sponsored By: FS-Elliott

  
Choosing the Correct Emission Control Technology
Sponsored By: Anguil Environmental Systems

  
The New Energy Future - Challenges and Opportunities in Corporate Energy Management
Sponsored By: Edison Energy

  

Leave a Comment

User Name :
Password :
 
If you've no account register here first time
User Name :
User Email :
Password :

Login Now