PE3: Decrease energy use

These efforts help to reduce energy demand in public facilities, infrastructure, and vehicle fleets, and maximize energy efficiency across municipal operations. Through these actions Broome County can lead by example,  reducing emissions and saving taxpayer dollars.  

Energy Audits

  • Performed building energy audits at Broome County Office Building, Public Safety Facility, Veterans Memorial Arena, Courthouse energy annex, Transportation Garage, Greater Binghamton Airport, Forum, Library, Harpursville Senior Center and DPW Garage

Energy Management System

  • Utilize a building energy management system at Broome County Office Building, Veterans Memorial Arena, Courthouse, Transit, Greater Binghamton Airport, Forum, Library, and Whitney Point Senior Center.

Energy Benchmarking

  • Establish a policy for energy benchmarking for government buildings