Request ZNE Assistance for Your Municipal Project!
ZNE Engineering and Cost Analysis for Municipal Buildings
Based on your needs, BayREN will customize a scope of work to support your design, engineering and/or contractors to identify additional opportunities for zero net energy strategies and approaches for municipal projects. Please inquire about the availability of stipends for City staff and/or design team for exploring ZNE building strategies.
Technical Assistance Information and Resources
This section provides additional resources related to municipal technical assistance.
- ZNE Technical Assistance Highlights (Presentation from June 14, 2016). Description of BayREN ZNE Engineering Assistance program for cities, including recommended path to ZNE Municipal Buildings and program assistance available.
- 2016 Municipal ZNE: Project Engineering as Reach Code Technical Assistance (Presentation from BayREN ZNE Forum, November 16, 2016). Summary of project successes related to the cities of Berkeley, Hayward and Dublin.
- City of Hayward Adopts Zero Net Energy Goal (Press Release from December 21, 2016). City Council unanimously approved a Resolution establishing a Zero Net Energy Goal for municipal facilities in the City of Hayward.
ZNE Policy Resources
This section provides additional resources related to ZNE policy.
- Municipal Zero Net Energy (ZNE) Resources and Templates Packet (combined PDF). Policy analysis and template language to help jurisdictions take early action toward the State's ZNE goals.