SOCORRO CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT

The Socorro Consolidated School District (SCSD) is a K-12 district that is comprised of seven schools, an administration office, maintenance / bus barn and GRADs facility with a combined permanent building area of 364,000 ft2 located in the Socorro, NM area. SCSD engaged in a guaranteed energy savings performance contract (GESPC) with Yearout Energy to reduce utility and operational expenditures while improving the indoor learning environment across several of their facilities.

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PROJECT
DETAILS

Completion Date: Summer 2020
Contract Amount: $7.3 Million

FACILITY IMPROVEMENT MEASURES

  • Installed 3,250 New LED Fixtures
  • Installed dimming, occupancy, daylight harvesting controls in classrooms
  • 54% Reduction to lighting system power
  • HVAC equipment and controls
  • Installed 454 Tons of High Efficiency HVAC Equipment with new Building Automation System
  • Remediated 39 ft2 of air leakage
  • Water conservation District-Wide
  • Installed (9) new HE transformers
  • Installed 329 kW DC Solar PV across (5) facilities
  • Installed 80,000 ft2 of new roofing with improved insulation
  • Identified $1,300 in annual utility rate change opportunities

CLIENT
TESTIMONIAL

“The school district is very happy to be one of the first in the State to commit to reducing our energy, water and operational costs through the services provided by Yearout Energy. The changes implemented will help to address the District’s deferred maintenance needs while also improving the indoor learning environment for our students and staff. Furthermore, the cost savings more than justify these changes and will help us to focus on providing more programs for students.”

SCSD SUPERINTENDENT
RON HENDRIX

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