20 U.S. Code § 7277b - Local uses of funds
Local uses of funds
(a) In generalA local educational agency that receives a subgrant under section 7277a(a) of this title shall use the subgrant funds to plan and prepare for healthy, high-performance school building projects that—
reduce energy use to at least 30 percent below that of a school constructed in compliance with standards prescribed in chapter 8 of the 2000 International Energy Conservation Code, or a similar State code intended to achieve substantially equivalent results;
(b) Use of fundsA local educational agency that receives a subgrant under section 7277a(a) of this title shall use funds for one or more of the following:
To develop a comprehensive energy audit of the energy consumption characteristics of a building and the need for additional energy conservation measures necessary to allow schools to meet the guidelines set out in subsection (a) of this section.
(2) To produce a comprehensive analysis of building strategies, designs, materials, and equipment that—