Frisco - Municipal Green Building Program (Texas)
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Last modified on May 24, 2011.
Rules Regulations Policies Program
|Name||Frisco - Municipal Green Building Program|
|Incentive Type||Energy Standards for Public Buildings|
|Applicable Sector||Local Government|
|Eligible Technologies||Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Passive Solar Space Heat, Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Photovoltaics, Wind, Biomass, Geothermal Heat Pumps, Daylighting, Small Hydroelectric|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs, Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Goal||Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design *(LEED) Silver Certification for all new municipal structures|
|Date added to DSIRE||2007-10-03|
|Last DSIRE Review||2009-07-20|
The city of Frisco has set a goal of having all new municipal buildings meet the LEED* Silver Certification requirements. Examples of this committment include the recently completed Public Works Building, which includes two solar thermal water heating systems, City Hall, Library, Police Headquarters, and Recreation/Natatorium Center.
- The USGBC LEED Rating System is a voluntary, consensus-based national standard for developing high-performance, sustainable buildings. Click here for more information on the national LEED program.
|Contact Name||Ryan Middleton|
|Department||Frisco Department of Planning and Development|
|Division||Comprehensive and Environmental|
|Address||6101 Frisco Square Blvd.|
|Phone 2||(972) 292-5000|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.