Tools and Resources
Web services providers can benefit from understanding how connecting and sharing works from the perspective of both the user and the provider. This document explains how users can connect with a web services provider in Portfolio Manager, and then share properties and/or meters with the provider, as well as how the provider can then accept or reject the offer.
Use this 52-slide presentation to learn the basics on EPA's ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager tool. By the end of the presentation, you will know how to add a property and enter its use details, enter energy and water consumption data, and generate reports to assess progress.
Use this 56-slide presentation to build upon the concepts covered in Portfolio Manager 101. Learn about EPA's ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager tool and how to edit property data, correct or update property use details, use the Data Quality Checker, and share property data.
Use this 46-slide presentation to build upon the concepts learned in Portfolio Manager 101 and 201. Learn more about EPA's ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager tool and how to update data using the spreadsheet upload feature; set baseline, goals, and targets to plan energy improvement; create custom reports; and use the Sustainable Buildings Checklist.
Follow the steps in this two-page guide to get started using the new Portfolio Manager to benchmark your properties, assess performance, and view results.
Use this fact sheet to find utilities in your region that offer energy data access solutions. The document linked below provides a complete listing of all known utilities providing customers with energy benchmarking data, including whether the utility provides customers with data in spreadsheet format or delivers data directly into customers’ Portfolio Manager accounts via web services. Contact information and additional resources for each utility are also included where available.
Use this toolkit to let your executives, employees, and other stakeholders know that you’re taking another step toward sustainability – and to let them know how they can help! This toolkit contains:
- Shareable graphics
- Sample social media posts
- Sample email
- Sample newsletter article