City of Hearne Implements Innovative Energy and Lighting Upgrades

Hearne, Texas (January 20, 2020) – The City of Hearne signed a $1.2 million energy savings performance contract with Energy Systems Group (ESG), a wholly owned subsidiary of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. and leading energy services provider, to design and implement a comprehensive lighting upgrade project for 1,621 street lights and heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) improvements in City Hall. The improvements will result in annual energy and operational savings of over $116,000 over the fifteen-year term of the contract.

“We are excited to implement these innovative energy efficiency measures that will help reduce energy costs, modernize infrastructure, and promote safety and sustainability,” said John Naron, City Manager. “These improvements will help fulfill our goals for continued growth and economic development.”