Energy Savings in State Buildings (Kentucky)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Rules Regulations Policies Program

Place Kentucky
Name Energy Savings in State Buildings
Incentive Type Energy Standards for Public Buildings
Applicable Sector State Government
Eligible Technologies Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Specific technologies not identified
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs

Goal 10% reduction in energy costs annually throughout the state government.

Date added to DSIRE 2006-07-14
Last DSIRE Review 2008-06-23

References DSIRE[1]


On February 7th 2005, the governor of Kentucky signed Executive Order 2005-122 establishing a Utility Savings Council. The Council was created in order to evaluate all state agencies’ energy costs and to make recommendations, such as energy savings performance contracting and improved energy management, with the goal of saving at least 10% in energy costs annually throughout the state government.

The governor of Kentucky also announced that Kentucky joined the Energy Star® Challenge to improve the energy efficiency of state-owned buildings by 10%.

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Executive Order 2005-122
Date Effective 2005-02-07

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Greg Guess
Department Governor's Office of Energy Policy
Division Division of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (DRE3)
Address 500 Mero Street
Address 2 12th Floor, Capital Plaza Tower
Place Frankfort, Kentucky
Zip/Postal Code 40601
Phone (502) 564-7192
Phone 2 (800) 282-0868

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"