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Energy Efficiency Plan

The town is planning to submit an energy efficiency plan.  The plan was discussed with the Board of Selectmen on 9/16/2014 and will be up for approval on 9/30/2014.

Wellfleet- Energy Reduction Plan – Final

  • Establishing an energy baseline for municipal buildings, streetlights and vehicles
  • Performing Energy Audits on municipal buildings
  • Implementing energy efficiency measures (e.g. town investments, utility rebates and incentives, grant programs and performance contracting)
  • Changing behaviors: (e.g. energy conservation policies)
  • Exploring renewable energy opportunities
  • The committee is working with the Cape Light Compact, who has employed Rise Engineering to help the town develop a plan that will reduce energy consumption by the Town of Wellfleet by 20 percent over five years.