On September 17th, 2015, the California Energy Commission (CEC) approved a $4.8 M Proposition 39 Award to Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District. Funds will be used to modernize facilities by upgrading HVAC and lighting. Under these measures, the District expects to save $267,000 annually in energy costs. Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District spans 31 sites and 2 million square feet and was granted CEC approval in just 3 months. PacificWest Energy Solutions provided expert services including the energy audit and successful energy expenditure plan submission.