Loudoun County Public Schools

Ashburn, Virginia

Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence - Energy Management


Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) is a school district in Virginia. LCPS has a long-standing commitment to reducing costs while promoting energy efficiency through ENERGY STAR® and demonstrating good stewardship of public resources. Key 2021 accomplishments include:  

  • Saving over $8.6 million on energy costs and avoiding 31,732 metric tons of CO2 emissions.  
  • Achieving ENERGY STAR certification at three new schools, 17 overall.  
  • Retrofitting two elementary schools with geothermal systems in place of old fuel oil boilers, as well as installing more than 2,100 kW of solar capacity at seven schools. 
  • Participating in the submission of two design projects to the ENERGY STAR Decarbonize Your Design Challenge, including an elementary school expected to reduce energy use by nearly 70 percent. 
In 2020 alone, ENERGY STAR and its partners helped Americans avoid more than $40 Billion in energy costs

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