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File #: 171053    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 11/30/2017 In control: Committee on Finance
On agenda: Final action: 12/14/2017
Title: Authorizing the City of Philadelphia to enter into a guaranteed energy savings contract for the implementation and evaluation of energy conservation and efficiency measures designed to reduce energy, water, wastewater or other consumption or operating costs at specified City properties, and under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Council President Clarke, Councilmember Blackwell
Indexes: ENERGY
Attachments: 1. 171053 - Exhibit Set, As Introduced.pdf, 2. CertifiedCopy17105300.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
1/3/20180 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
12/14/20170 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
12/7/20170 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
12/7/20170 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
12/7/20170 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
12/6/20170 Committee on Finance HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
12/6/20170 Committee on Finance HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
12/6/20170 Committee on Finance REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
11/30/20170 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
Title
Authorizing the City of Philadelphia to enter into a guaranteed energy savings contract for the implementation and evaluation of energy conservation and efficiency measures designed to reduce energy, water, wastewater or other consumption or operating costs at specified City properties, and under certain terms and conditions.

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WHEREAS, the City of Philadelphia (the "City") owns the three (3) properties located at (1) 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130; (2) 2525 Pennsylvania Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130; and (3) 2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130 (respectively: Philadelphia Museum of Art Main Building, Perelman Building and Rodin Museum); and the buildings are in need of energy conservation measures that include programs, facility alterations or upgrades designed to reduce energy, water, wastewater or other measurable consumption or operating costs at said premises; and

WHEREAS, the Office of Sustainability (OOS) and Department of Public Property (DPP) have requested that the Philadelphia Energy Authority (the "Authority) undertake a project (the "Project") to provide energy conservation measures for the City; and

WHEREAS, the City is authorized under the Constitution, the Philadelphia Home Rule Charter and the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, including without limitation the Guaranteed Energy Savings Act (62 Pa. C.S. ยง 3751 et seq.), to enter into this contract for the purpose of implementing selected energy conservation measures; and

WHEREAS, the Authority is authorized by the Municipality Authorities Act, 53 Pa. C.S., Ch. 56, to enter into long term contracts suitable for this project; and

WHEREAS, the Authority is given responsibility for actions concerning the development or facilitation of energy efficiency projects under Ordinance No. 100163-AA, passed by the Philadelphia City Council on June 3, 2010 and signed by the ...

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