The Building Upgrade Manual is a comprehensive guide to profitable energy efficiency upgrades presented in an easy-to-understand framework designed especially for ENERGY STAR partners.

This nine-page chapter addresses:

  • Purchasing equipment and services
  • Leasing
  • Performance contracting
  • Unconventional opportunities

The Building Upgrade Manual is a comprehensive guide to profitable energy efficiency upgrades presented in an easy-to-understand framework designed especially for ENERGY STAR partners.

This 12-page chapter addresses:

  • Analytic conventions
  • Cash-flow analysis tools
  • Selecting an analysis tool
  • The investment analysis process
  • Other considerations

The Building Upgrade Manual is a comprehensive guide to profitable energy efficiency upgrades presented in an easy-to-understand framework designed especially for ENERGY STAR partners.

This 12-page chapter defines benchmarking, what successful benchmarking looks like, and types of benchmarking. It also addresses how to develop and implement a robust benchmarking plan.

The Building Upgrade Manual is a comprehensive guide to profitable energy efficiency upgrades presented in an easy-to-understand framework designed especially for ENERGY STAR partners.

This 6-page chapter gives an overview of ENERGY STAR, the importance of energy efficiency, and a summary of the technical advice found in the guide.

Putting Energy into Profits is a 39-page guide that contains a wealth of useful energy efficiency information for small business owners, including:

The purpose of this 33-page guide is to help automobile dealers and their managers learn about opportunities to save energy and reduce utility costs. Saving energy also reduces emissions of greenhouse gases that may contribute to climate change. This guide is intended to highlight energy savings opportunities for dealerships to implement or discuss with energy related service and product providers. It is not a substitute for the participation of architects, designers, construction firms, facility managers, and other experts in the design process.

Creating an energy policy is a key step in formalizing your organization's commitment to saving energy. After all, you’ll be much more likely to achieve lasting results when energy efficiency is integrated as a core element of your organization’s business practices.

USAA Real Estate Company’s policy outlines commitments in the following areas:

  • Assess Performance - Benchmark
  • Create an Action Plan
  • Create an Action Plan – Determine Roles and Resources
  • Implement Action Plan – Build Capacity
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Creating an energy policy is a key step in formalizing your organization's commitment to saving energy. After all, you’ll be much more likely to achieve lasting results when energy efficiency is integrated as a core element of your organization’s business practices.

TRANSWESTERN’s Standard Practices for Energy outline the scope, goals and performance metrics, and responsible parties for implementing its practices.

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Creating an energy policy is a key step in formalizing your organization's commitment to saving energy. After all, you’ll be much more likely to achieve lasting results when energy efficiency is integrated as a core element of your organization’s business practices.

Signed in June 2009, Sears Holdings Corporation’s environmental policy statement outlines its commitment to:

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Creating an energy policy is a key step in formalizing your organization's commitment to saving energy. After all, you’ll be much more likely to achieve lasting results when energy efficiency is integrated as a core element of your organization’s business practices.

New York-Presbyterian’s corporate energy policy describes core values and responsibilities for implementing its energy management program.

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