Belen Vista Apartments – Case Study

ICAST Success Stories: Weatherization Assistance Program Project Belen Vista Apartments

Belen Vista Apartments

Image$104,300 Funding from Weather Assistance Program

Albuquerque, NM

56-unit low-income household property

Invested in Local Communities: ~$277,538

Electrical Incentives from Utilities: ~$10,072

Gas Incentives from Utilities: ~$80,549

Project Payback: ~8 Years

Carbon Saved Annually: ~83.18 Tons

Annual kWh Savings: 42,751, Annual Therm Savings: 7,584, Annual Water Savings: 7,447,400

These savings were generated by replacing all showerheads and aerators with new low-flow equipment, new Energy StarĀ refrigerators in 15 units, weather-stripping, smart thermostats, updated ventilation, and LED bulbs.

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