University Energy Study Designed To Help Reduce Rogers Energy Footprint, Save Money
Posted: February 24, 2014 at 5 a.m.
A University of Arkansas study should help reduce energy cost across the city, officials said.
At A Glance
A University of Arkansas energy survey is expected to help Rogers residents and businesses conserve and reduce the cost of energy. Staff members have worked to reduce city government’s energy footprint.
• Sport fields and the aquatic center use LED lights. The bulbs cost more to buy, but last longer and use less electricity.
• Fluorescent lights, which use less electricity than incandescent bulbs, are installed throughout city buildings. The number of bulbs in each fixture has also been limited.
• Thermostats in municipal building are set lower in the winter and higher in the summer to reduce costs.
Source: Staff Report
This story is only available from our archives.