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Last Updated: 
1-12-2023
This 11-page document presents details on the development of the 1 – 100 ENERGY STAR score for convenience stores. It includes:
  • Background information
  • Reference data and filters
  • Variables analyzed
  • Regression equation results
  • Score lookup table
  • An example calculation
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Last Updated: 
1-27-2023

Meeting planners can use this 2-page guide to evaluate the sustainability efforts of a potential venue. This guide includes sample yes/no questions to include in your RFP as well as a list of helpful resources.

Last Updated: 
11-30-2022

This 2-page case study describes how an affordable housing property manager in Virginia utilized an ENERGY STAR Treasure Hunt to successfully engage its employees and residents in identifying and implementing energy and water efficiency upgrades across its portfolio.

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Last Updated: 
11-30-2022

For those that have earned ENERGY STAR Tenant Space recognition, this 7-page document contains following sample communications materials for you to use or modify as needed:

  • Social media posts
  • Press release
  • Email text
  • Web page text
  • Letter to executives
  • Letter from property manager to other tenants
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Last Updated: 
11-30-2022

Owners and managers can use this handy one-page resource to convey the benefits of ENERGY STAR Tenant Space to their commercial office tenants.

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Last Updated: 
11-8-2022

This Excel spreadsheet contains historical greenhouse gas emissions factors dating back to 2000. Use this as a reference to understand which historical factors are being applied to your buildings' emissions. 

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Last Updated: 
11-15-2022

In our latest DataTrends report, we examine how the energy use of U.S. office buildings has changed over the past two decades and how ENERGY STAR certified office buildings have performed by comparison. We also explore what may contribute to an office building’s top energy performance.

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Last Updated: 
9-28-2022

The 1 – 100 ENERGY STAR score for Single-Family Homes applies to single-family detached and attached homes. The objective of the ENERGY STAR score is to provide a fair assessment of the energy performance of a property relative to its peers, taking into account the climate, weather, and activities at the property. To identify the aspects of building activity that are significant drivers of energy use and then normalize for those factors, a statistical analysis of the peer building population is performed.

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Last Updated: 
9-9-2022

This 7-page document shares the stories of 13 buildings that each reduced their energy use by at least 30% within a single year. 

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Last Updated: 
9-27-2022

This 2-page document summarizes EPA's position against the use of net metrics in Building Performance Standards (BPS). 

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