Arizona built its first LEED Certified public library, which gets 25% of its power from solar panels, with help from Ameresco.
City of Reno, Nevada
Reno's Wlecome Arch now shines with energy-efficient LED bulbs and the city has added solar and wind power to reduce energy costs.
San Antonio Water System (SAWS)
A bigoas treatment plant converts 900,000 cubic feet of methane generated at a waste water treatment plant into useful gas that San Antonio sells for commercial use, generating $200,000 in revenue annually.
San Francisco Housing Authority
Energy-efficient windows and improvements to boiler systems funded through an ESPC and an ARRA grant will deliver more than $60 million in energy savings over the next 20 years.
City of Henderson, Nevada
Installing 28,000 energy-efficient streetlights delivered annual savings of morethan $826,000 in energy costs and more than $90,000 in savings in operations and maintenance costs.