FORT BEND ISD (Covering Fort Bend News) – Fort Bend ISD has received the Energy Stewardship Award presented by Cenergistic, a sustainability company, during its recent board meeting. The Energy Stewardship Award honors and recognizes the positive impact that FBISD’s energy program has had on the environment and natural resources.
“It is an honor to receive this award from Cenergistic for our efforts,” said FBISD Chief Operations Officer Oscar Perez. “It recognizes that we are making strides towards our goal of cost savings and reducing energy consumption.”
With the support and cooperation of leadership and staff, FBISD has saved more than $2.4 million through its energy conservation and sustainable practices.
In 2017, the FBISD Board of Trustees approved an agreement with Cenergistic to assist with the development of innovative and robust energy strategies, and to support the implementation of the adopted long-range District Energy Plan.
“Fort Bend Independent School District has done a wonderful job of implementing Cenergistic’s energy conservation and sustainability program, as well as maintaining productive efforts at all levels of the organization,” said Randy Hoff, Vice Chairman of Cenergistic. “This award recognizes the commitment made by organizations to choose a solution that is good for the planet and their employees.”