A comprehensive energy assessment was performed by Energy Partners to evaluate options for saving energy and water and making electric appliances safer. Among the implemented measures were:
- Upgraded interior/exterior lighting to high efficiency
- Installed ENERGY STAR® rated appliances
- Installed double pane, vinyl frame low-emissive windows
- Upgrade HVAC systems in the common area and residential units
- Installed a cool roof
Through the intelligent energy storage services of partner Stem Inc., which controls the amount of electricity taken from the regional power grid so there is no waste, the average Bellflower Friendship Manor resident saves about $120 per year.