ENERGY STAR Action Workbook for Small Business: Appendices
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2-16-2017

This 87-page document of appendices supplements the ENERGY STAR Action Workbook for Small Business. While the main workbook gives broad guidance about how to implement an energy management program in your small business, these appendices take a deeper dive into topics such as energy audits, working with contractors, and improvements. It also includes sections on specific business types, such as restaurants, auto dealers, lodging, offices, grocery stores, manufacturers, and home-based businesses.

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ENERGY STAR Action Workbook for Small Business
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2-16-2017

The ENERGY STAR Action Workbook for Small Business is intended to serve as a resource and planning guide for owners, operators, and employees of small businesses. This 36-page guidebook provides step-by-step guidance on ways to increase energy efficiency in facilities by implementing realistic and cost-effective energy improvement projects.

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2015 National Building Competition team registration spreadsheet
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9-9-2016
Fill out this spreadsheet if you are planning to compete in EPA's 2015 ENERGY STAR National Building Competition as part of a team. You'll need to submit a team name, contact information for the team lead, and the Portfolio Manager building ID number for each participating building.
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screen shot of data request guidance
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9-9-2016

Use these instructions to submit building energy and water data to register for the 2015 EPA National Building Competition.

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First page of the 2015 National Building Competition newsletter article.
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9-9-2016

Use this customizable newsletter article to promote your participation in EPA's 2015 ENERGY STAR National Building Competition. Add your organization details and include the article in your next regular newsletter or email to tenants, occupants, and other stakeholders.

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9-9-2016

Use this letter template to create a customized message to send to all stakeholders and officials about your participation in EPA's 2015 National Building Competition.

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First page of the 2015 National Building Competition blast email template.
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9-9-2016

Use this blast email template to create a customized message to send to your building tenants, colleagues, or stakeholders to let them know about EPA's 2015 ENERGY STAR National Building Competition and how they can help.
 

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9-9-2016

Use this PowerPoint template to create the perfect presentation for all your stakeholders in EPA's 2015 ENERGY STAR National Building Competition. Add your personal touch by including pictures and descriptions of your competing buildings, or even background on your team and mission!
 

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9-9-2016

Use this two-page guide to help promote your organization's participation in EPA's 2015 ENERGY STAR National Building Competition on all social media platforms. Learn how to get connected with other competitors and gain followers while highlighting your team's energy saving efforts.

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First page of the 2015 National Building Competition ideas for promoting your participation.
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9-9-2016

Use this two-page document of ideas to celebrate your participation in EPA's 2015 ENERGY STAR National Building Competition and your involvement and commitment to saving energy with your colleagues, employees, customers, and community! You can find great ideas for engagement, such as reserving a special parking space for your green team captain, or hosting a pep rally to kick-off the competition.

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