Goal 5: Energy efficiency and the use of renewable energy will be increased, while energy costs will be reduced.

Recommendation 5.2: Increase energy efficiency throughout the food system and make it easi...

Action 5.2.7

Integrate energy efficiency early in farm or other food system infrastructure building design processes through performance contracting, which allows energy savings to pay for the cost of retrofits and energy upgrades, and retrocommissioning, which tests a building’s energy system and identifies where improvements can be made.

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