Resources by Audience

Below you will find resources specific to the various types of people and organizations that make up the ENERGY STAR program for commercial buildings. The information contained here complements the key information and resources available in our benchmark, save energy, and earn recognition sections. Can't find what you are looking for? Try browsing our resources by topic or our FAQs.

Solution Providers

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Service and Product Providers

Leverage ENERGY STAR to help your clients save energy.

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Licensed Professionals

Verify applications for ENERGY STAR recognition.

Energy Influencers

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Energy Efficiency Program Sponsors

Maximize result of your C&I Programs with help from ENERGY STAR.

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Find guidance and support for commercial building energy policies.

Energy Users


Building Owners and Managers

Reduce your building’s energy use, utility bills, and greenhouse gas emissions.

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Office Tenants

Save money, reduce your carbon footprint, and earn recognition.

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Small Businesses

Use our free tools and resources to help you cut your energy costs.

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Find resources and energy-saving guidance specifically for houses of worship.

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Colleges and Universities

Find resources and energy-saving guidance specifically for higher education.

An apartment or condo building

Multifamily Housing

Use our energy- and water-saving tools specifically for apartment and condo buildings.

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Small/Medium Offices

Find resources and energy-saving guidance specifically for small and mid-sized offices.

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Industrial Plants

Learn how to strategically manage your plant’s energy use and control costs.

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Find resources and energy-saving guidance specifically for K-12 schools.
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