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Centre Ave. Elementary School
Centre Avenue
East Rockaway, NY 11518
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The main barriers with school districts are financial restrictions.  The district has a limited capital budget to function every fiscal year.  It is usually impossible to roll out a large capital project without requeting for every possible aid that is available, which could be a long-winded process.  Johnson Control's ability to take that burden off the districts shoulder and offer them financing options is a viable solution to the school board.  The financing cost is a limited dollar amount that they can allocate into their fiscal year budget.  Most of the time the savings achieved usually pays for the cost.  

Communications:

Article in a local newspaper, The Village Herald, about the ENERGY STAR Label Award.

Testimonial:

"By maximizing the operating and energy efficiency of all three districts school buildings, we are reducing utility and maintenance costs and providing students and teachers with a safe, clean, comfortable learning environment."
-- James Ristano, East Rockaway Public Schools


Please note: Narrative information in this profile has been provided by East Rockaway Union Free School District or a representative of this facility. Other building information was verified and submitted to EPA at the time of application. Building energy performance, operating characteristics, and ownership/management may be subject to change over time.

Service Provider:
Johnson Controls, Inc.

Building Owner:*
East Rockaway Union Free School District

Property Manager:*
East Rockaway Union Free School District

Year(s) Labeled (Rating):
2001 (79)
2003 (85)
2004 (89)
2005 (86)

Facility Type: K-12 School

Total Floorspace: 43944 sf

Year Constructed: 1926

Contract Type: None

Technologies Used:
   Stage 1-Recommissioning
   Stage 2-Lighting
   Stage 5-Heating and Cooling Plant
   Other Technologies/Strategies

For More Info:
Alex P. Melathe
Sr. Performance Assurance Specialist
Armonk, NY 10504
(914) 730 4003
alex.p.melathe@jci.com