Energy Committee

Wednesday, October 11, 2023, 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm
Virtual
A meeting of the Energy Committee

Energy Committee Meeting

Wednesday, October 11, 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm
Virtual
A meeting of the Energy Committee

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021 (and Chapter 107 of the Acts of 2022 which extended the Chapter 20 State of Emergency accomodations through March 31, 2023), (and Chapter 2 of the Acts of 2023 which extended the provision for town bodies to meet remotely through March 31, 2025), this meeting will be conducted via remote means. Members of the public who wish to access the meeting may do so in the following manner:


Energy Committee Meeting
Wednesday, October 11 · 7:00 – 9:00pm
Time zone: America/New_York
Google Meet joining info
Video call link: https://meet.google.com/nxf-tnyi-bcj
Or dial: (US) +1 715-802-6484 PIN: 422 799 135#

Agenda

--Reading of minutes of Wednesday 13 September 2023

Old business:

--Energy Conservation Measures (ECMs) + heat pumps: Hallock Building, town hall, and heat pump for highway garage office, and police department--Conrad

-- Green Community status and report—Conrad

-—DSD solar canopy at highway garage—Peter

--possible competitive grant for town hall heat pumps and other ideas, e.g. motion detectors for outdoor lights

--electricity municipal aggregation

DISCUSS W/ SELECTBOARD funding for Heat Smart Mass and Solarize Mass; also online meetings: postponed, date not heard from SB

back burner: Green Community (GC) Designation Grant status; Municipal Solar PV with GC Designation Grant: possible locations: spread sheet, more estimates, communications with contractors; Municipal Solar PV with GC Designation Grant: possible locations: spread sheet, more estimates, communications with contractors; Mass Energy audits—article in Post; radon article in Plainfield Post, solar on Hathaway Hall and Alden

--any new business that may come to the meeting:

--PEC policy priorities

Next meeting: Wednesday 8 November 2023, 7 pm