AGAWAM, Mass (WWLP) – The town of Agawam was awarded another competitive Green Communities grant to improve energy efficiency at Agawam Jr. High & Agawam High School.
Agawam received the grant from the Department of Energy Resources and $177,396 will fund energy conservation measures, air handling unit filters, LED lighting, and refrigeration upgrades.
The total estimated project cost for all of these projects is approximately $300,000.
These projects will save the town more than $57,000 per year in energy and electricity.
That’s equivalent to the electricity of 42 homes or nearly 32-million charged cell phones.