§ 37-24-2 Legislative findings.
It is hereby found and declared as follows:
(1) Energy costs for public buildings are skyrocketing and will likely continue to increase.
(2) Energy use by public buildings contributes substantially to the problems of pollution and global warming.
(3) Public buildings can be built and renovated using high-performance methods that save energy, reduce water consumption, improve indoor air quality, preserve the environment, and make workers and students more productive.
(4) This law is necessary to more efficiently spend public funds.
(P.L. 2009, ch. 212, § 1.)