3318-3-01 Purpose.

(A) This chapter establishes requirements, procedures and guidelines for energy consumption and life cycle cost analysis of new, renovated and leased state facilities; certifying designated building operators of state funded facilities; and local administration of installment payment energy conservation contracts. The primary purpose of this chapter shall be to minimize energy consumption in state owned, funded and leased facilities in a cost effective manner.

(B) This chapter shall apply to each state agency planning to construct, renovate or operate any state funded facility. This chapter does not apply to a facility of a state institution of higher education or a facility operated by a political subdivision.

Effective: 1/10/2016
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 10/26/2015 and 01/10/2021
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 123.21, 123.22(D)
Rule Amplifies: 123.22
Prior Effective Dates: 12/30/1980, 2/16/2010, 4/2/2012