Use this spreadsheet to evaluate the energy program at your industrial facility. This tool complements the Energy Program Assessment Matrix by helping you examine a program for a single facility. Energy program directors can use this tool when working with site energy leaders to assess how the organization-wide program has been implemented at each facility.

The Cash Flow Opportunity Calculator helps inform strategic decisions about financing energy efficiency projects. This document provides an explanation of the calculations and methodology at work behind the calculator.

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Use this spreadsheet to compare your energy management practices to the best practices outlined in EPA's ENERGY STAR Guidelines for Energy Management. This matrix will help you ensure multiple buildings implement a consistent program. The matrix walks you through each recommended guideline so you can establish and implement an effective energy management program across your organization.

Need to find a Professional Engineer or Registered Architect to verify a building to earn ENERGY STAR certification? Search this list for licensed professionals that have already provided verification services.

Use this sample letter to make an official commitment on behalf of your organization to purchase ENERGY STAR certified products. The letter explains why your organization has decided to implement an energy-efficient purchasing program, what the benefits are, and how your employees should implement the plan. Send this letter as an announcement to employees or use it to communicate purchasing requirements to appropriate colleagues. This letter can be modified as needed.

Use this slide presentation to explain to management at your company how using ENERGY STAR resources can help improve your energy performance. The presentation explains what the ENERGY STAR program is and how EPA works with companies to develop strong energy management programs. It also explains why businesses, industrial sites, and plants join ENERGY STAR, and gives a brief overview of recommended energy management guidance. The presentation also lists tools, resources, and recognition that ENERGY STAR offers its partners.

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Use this guide to think through your corporate energy management strategy and ensure future energy success. This guide will help you understand likely influential factors on the future state of energy in the U.S. and plan an energy management strategy accordingly. Business executives and corporate boards can examine four possible energy futures. Each option outlines possible opportunities and risk management strategies.

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Use this guide to learn cost-effective ways to reduce the energy use of your textile plant while still maintaining the quality of manufactured products. The guide outlines available measures for energy efficiency in the textile industry, including best practices and technologies. It also includes the expected energy and cost savings based on real world examples.

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This guide discusses energy efficiency practices and energy-efficient technologies that can be implemented at the component, process, facility, and organizational levels of the U.S. pulp and paper industry. Next, a wide variety of energy efficiency measures applicable to pulp and paper mills are described. Many measure descriptions include expected savings in energy and energy-related costs, which are based on case study data from real-world applications in pulp and paper mills and related industries worldwide.

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Use this guide to learn cost-effective ways to reduce the energy use of your dairy processing plant while still maintaining the quality of your products. The guide outlines available measures for energy efficiency in the dairy processing industry, including best practices and technologies that can be implemented at the component, process, facility, and organizational levels. It includes the expected energy and cost savings based on real world examples, and a summary of basic, proven measures for improving water efficiency is also provided.

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