Category: ENERGY STAR

New state office building at 300 Sower Boulevard achieves LEED SILVER ranking

By John Mura Office of the Secretary Since Fall, about 1,500 state employees have been enjoying a brand new workspace, thanks to a public-private-partnership that enabled the five-story, 371,170-square-foot “300 Building” to be constructed on Sower Boulevard in Frankfort. Now, employees have another reason to feel good about […]

School energy managers: the sustaining power of energy efficiency

By Eileen Hardy Department for Energy Development and Independence Armed with perseverance, insight and knowledge, school energy managers across Kentucky are teaching a valuable lesson: savings garnered from energy efficiency means more money for student learning. Energy conservation is trending. From individuals and businesses, to schools and it’s apparent […]