- Alaska Statutes.
- Title 44. State Government
- Chapter 42. Department of Transportation and Public Facilities
- Section 65. Conservation of Energy in Public Buildings.
previous: Section 60
. Grants to the Department.
next: Section 70
. Limitation On Transportation Facilities.
AS 44.42.065. Conservation of Energy in Public Buildings.
- (a) The department shall, at least once every seven years,
perform an energy audit of each public building.
- (b) The department shall include in each energy audit required by (a) of this section recommendations for corrective
measures to improve the energy efficiency and to minimize the life-cycle cost of the public building surveyed. These
measures may include (1) energy conservation measures, (2) measures involving solar technology and other alternative
energy systems, (3) energy management, and (4) maintenance and operating procedures and energy-related modifications.
In recommending the corrective measures, the department shall give priority to changes in maintenance and operating
procedures over measures requiring substantial structural modification or installation of equipment.
- (c) In this section, "energy audit" means a determination of
- (1) the energy consumption characteristics of a building, including the size, type, and rate of energy consumption of
major energy-consuming systems of the building and the climate characterizing the region where the building is located;
- (2) a determination of the energy conservation and cost savings likely to result from appropriate energy-conserving
maintenance and operating procedures and modifications, including the purchase and installation of energy-related
All content © 2008 by Touch
N' Go/Bright Solutions, Inc.
Note to HTML Version:
This version of the Alaska Statutes is current through December, 2007. The Alaska Statutes were automatically converted to HTML from a plain text format. Every effort has been made to ensure their accuracy, but this can not be guaranteed. If it is critical that the precise terms of the Alaska Statutes be known, it is recommended that more formal sources be consulted. For statutes adopted after the effective date of these statutes, see, Alaska State Legislature
If any errors are found, please e-mail Touch N' Go systems at E-mail. We
hope you find this information useful.