Nursing Home becomes more energy efficient

The Piatt County Nursing Home in Monticello recently replaced its 35-year old air conditioning “chiller” with a new, more energy efficent model.

A majority of the $72,000 cost was paid for by a grant from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.

A crane was needed to remove the old chiller in order to make room for the new unit. The project was done in January in order to have it ready for the warm weather, and also to take advantage of grant incentives that increase the state portion if the project meets certain deadlines.

Comments

The Piatt County Journal-Republican embraces discussion of both community and world issues. We welcome you to contribute your ideas, opinions and comments, but we ask that you avoid personal attacks, vulgarity and hate speech. we reserve the right to remove any comment at its discretion, and we will block repeat offenders' accounts. To post comments, you must first be a registered user, and your username will appear with any comment you post. Happy posting.

Login or register to post comments

Event Calendar

Today's Events  |  FAQ
Log in to add an event