Welcome to the U.S. EPA Change the World, Start with ENERGY STAR® Campaign Toolkit! This toolkit offers a variety of information, from materials and messaging to templates and idea suggestions for your use when planning an event and linking it to the Change the World, Start with ENERGY STAR campaign. Please use the resources listed below to help plan your event, insert ENERGY STAR messaging and facts into your outreach, and ultimately encourage your community to save energy, save money, and help protect the climate.
Promoting the value of energy efficiency is important in every community, whether your event is at a card table in your workplace lobby or a large festival in a major city. Click on the links below to read how to best leverage ENERGY STAR's strong brand, no matter what your event size.
Once your event planning is underway, check out the tools and resources below to help promote your event, insert ENERGY STAR information, and draw crowd attention.
Everyone can take simple steps to save energy at home, at work, and in the community. Use the resources below to educate your community about energy efficiency, or read about EPA's partnerships with the Boys & Girls Clubs of America and PTO Today for ideas on how you can get involved with existing activities in your area. The activities listed below offer ready-to-use, youth- and family-oriented games, crafts, and learning experiences you can use when working with schools, clubs, scout troops, or other youth groups.