District Member Benefits

 

ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager: Assistance with account setup and initial upload of utility data, and ongoing Portfolio Manager training as required.

Benchmarking: Confidential analysis of building performance data in relation to District goals as well as similar building types within the District and nationwide. Cutting edge, easy-to-use software to generate reports for individual buildings.

Ongoing Support: 

  • Education and training from Ithaca 2030 District Steering Committee and Resource Partners on improving performance through a variety of means 
  • Quarterly collaborative meetings with other 2030 District Partners 

Access to and Guidance for Financing Opportunities:

  • NYSERDA incentives
  • Energize NY
  • Tax incentives
  •  Information on available financing options 
  • Connection to Professional Members in the energy retrofit finance sector.

Special Purchasing Alliance:  Access to the 2030 Districts Marketplace, which offers HVAC controls, advanced metering, LED lighting, high performance windows, and electric vehicle chargers at significant discounts.

Founding Adopters: The first fifteen (15) adopters in the Ithaca 2030 District will be highlighted as Founding Adopters on the Ithaca 2030 District website and may use this designation for marketing purposes.

Operational Cost Savings: The primary direct benefit of making progress toward the District goals.