Follow ENERGY STAR Design Guidance

You can use ENERGY STAR Design Guidance to help you prioritize energy strategies throughout the design process. Use the documents and resources below to specify performance goals, check and manage progress, apply for EPA recognition, and create a case study to promote your accomplishments. 

Follow the steps in the guide to design buildings that meet your energy goals and achieve EPA’s Designed to Earn the ENERGY STAR recognition.


1: Set Goal 2: Evaluate Energy Design 3: Document Energy Intent 4: Recognize Achievement 5: Measure Energy Performance

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Design guidance documents