Existing Strategies Since 2007 – BUILDINGS Team
EE-0-52
Computer Upgrades
Emergency Communications replaced their 19" CRT Monitors with
24"
LEDs. Replaced power supply units with 28% more efficient ones.
EE-0-61
Solar PV at Bus Stops
Transportation has installed solar panels at bus stops; energy
produced is used to power lights, reader boards, etc.)
EE-0-62
Solar LED Lighting
Campbell U. Parking, City Plaza (temporary solar), Marsh Creek
Remote Operations, Strickland Road Park
EE-0-63
Solar Thermal
Fire Station #1, 6, 15, 16, 17 & Municipal Building
EE-0-64
Solar PV at Wilder's Grove
Remote Operations
Facility
50-
kW solar photovoltaic array at the administration building and a
25-
kW array at a vehicle wash building
Existing Strategies Since 2007 – CARBON Team
CR-0-01
Landfill Gas Recovery
Landfill Gas Recovery System Improvements at the Wilder's Grove
Landfill
CR-0-04
Streetscapes Project
Public Works planted 5,000 trees along Fayetteville Rd as part of
Streetscapes Project
CR-0-05
SWS Split Body Trucks
Reduced the number of trips to Central Business District by using
split body trucks to collect solid waste and recycling at same time
CR-0-06
Pump Station Visitation
Reduction
Reduced the number of visits to wastewater pump stations through
improved reliability of telemetrics at the stations which remotely
report to Operations; saves gas and also holiday/OT pay
CR-0-07
Water Efficiency
Reduced potable water treatment and pumping costs; reduced
wastewater flows and effluent nitrogen discharged
CR-0-08
Reclaimed Water
Reduced wastewater effluent nitrogen discharged
CR-0-09
Reclaimed Water at Neuse
River WWTP
Using reuse water in toilets at the Neuse River WWTP and for odor
control scrubbers at wastewater pump stations
CR-0-11
Native Seeds
Parks and Recreation is growing local sources of seeds for park
properties, including trees and landscape plants; reduced vehicle fuel
use
CR-0-13
Parks and Recreation
Greenhouse
Constructed a new energy efficient Parks and Recreation greenhouse;
reductions in energy usage for cooling and heating the facility
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