Last year, more than 6,500 buildings and 143 teams competed in EPA’s ENERGY STAR National Building Competition to cut energy and water waste, save money, and help protect the environment. As Administrator Gina McCarthy observed, the results were impressive! We learned a lot from the winners and are excited to share their winning strategies with you.
Here are three of the most common best practices used by the winning teams and buildings. The best part? You can use these steps to save energy and water at home, too!
- Read the 2015 Battle of the Buildings Wrap-up Report for even more best practices
- Engage with employees and tenants with Bring Your Green to Work
- Learn about strategies and incentives to finance energy efficiency projects