Pueblo of Tesuque Energy Efficiency Retrofits
CX(s) Applied: B5.1, B2.5, A1
Location(s): Tesuque, New Mexico
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program. The proposed activity will involve energy efficiency upgrades to the Tribal Head Start building. Proposed retrofits include window upgrades to double-pane, insulated, tempered glass to conserve electricity for heating and cooling; upgrading the water heater to an on-demand style; upgrading the dishwasher to an Energy Star model; lowering a 12 foot ceiling to 9 feet to conserve energy for heating; replacing toilets and faucets with water-saving models; replacing fluorescent lighting with more energy efficient fixtures and bulbs; and upgrading to programmable thermostats.