Driven by electric rates at $0.37 per Kw/Hr and the necessity to truck in water at $20/m3 versus the normal island residential rate of 3.50/m3, Hope Cottage is going Green.
Recent additions include:
- Solar water heater
- High efficiency ceiling fans in living room and bedroom
- LED bulbs in outside lights
- Energy Star appliances
- Gutters and additional cisterns to collect rain water.