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Energy Savings Tips for Small Businesses: Restaurants

Last Updated: 08-27-2020

Use this five-page document to find specific advice on how restaurants can become more energy efficient. This resource is intended to complement and build upon the guidance provided in the ENERGY STAR® Small Business Action Workbook, with a focus on the restaurant facility type.

Topic: Energy management guidance
Resource Type: Communication tools
Market Sector: Small business
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ENERGY STAR® for Small Business Factsheet: Commercial Food Service

Last Updated: 08-27-2020

Use this two-page document to find specific advice on how restaurants can save money by following ENERGY STAR guidance. ENERGY STAR for Small Business Factsheet: Commercial Food Service provides tips on cutting down on energy usage and links to additional ENERGY STAR resources for restaurants.

Topic: Energy management guidance
Resource Type: Communication tools
Market Sector: Small business
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Energy Savings Tips for Small Businesses: Offices—Owners and Tenants

Last Updated: 08-27-2020

Use this four-page document to find tips on how offices can become more energy efficient. This resource is intended to complement and build upon the guidance provided in the ENERGY STAR® Small Business Action Workbook, with a focus on the office facility type.

Topic: Energy management guidance
Resource Type: Communication tools
Market Sector: Small business
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Energy Saving Tips for Small Business: Auto Dealers

Last Updated: 08-27-2020

Use this four-page document to find specific advice on how auto dealers can become more energy efficient. This resource is intended to complement and build upon the guidance provided in the ENERGY STAR® Small Business Action Workbook, with a focus on the auto dealer facility type.

Topic: Energy management guidance
Resource Type: Communication tools
Market Sector: Small business
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Energy Savings Tips for Small Businesses: Home‐Based Businesses

Last Updated: 08-27-2020

Use this six-page document to find specific advice on how home-based businesses can become more energy efficient. This resource is intended to complement and build upon the guidance provided in the ENERGY STAR® Small Business Action Workbook, with a focus on the home-based business facility type.

Topic: Energy management guidance
Resource Type: Communication tools
Market Sector: Small business
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Energy Savings Tips for Small Businesses: Small and Medium Manufacturers

Last Updated: 08-27-2020

Use this six-page document to find specific advice on how small and medium manufacturers can become more energy efficient, which is critical for sustaining a successful manufacturing operation. This resource is intended to complement and build upon the guidance provided in the ENERGY STAR® Small Business Action Workbook, with a focus on the small and medium manufacturer facility type.

Topic: Energy management guidance
Resource Type: Communication tools
Market Sector: Small business
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ENERGY STAR Action Workbook for Small Business

Last Updated: 08-27-2020

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 101-page guidebook provides step-by-step guidance on ways to increase energy efficiency in facilities by implementing realistic and cost-effective energy improvement projects.

Topic: Energy management guidance
Resource Type: Communication tools
Market Sector: Small business
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ENERGY STAR Action Workbook for Small Business Summary

Last Updated: 08-27-2020

This two-page document summarizes the ENERGY STAR Action Workbook for Small Business and is useful for people who want a high-level overview of the seven-step ENERGY STAR approach to saving energy in your small business. For businesses interested in implementing this approach, we recommend downloading the full ENERGY STAR Action Workbook for Small Business.

Topic: Energy management guidance
Resource Type: Communication tools
Market Sector: Small business

Teaming Up to Save Energy

Last Updated: 11-30-2016

Teaming Up to Save Energy is a “how-to” guide on building an energy management team. This 40-page booklet discusses the structure, launch, and maintenance of an energy team. Examples from ENERGY STAR partner organizations and a checklist are provided to illustrate practices and help with implementation. This guide complements EPA's Guidelines for Energy Management.

Topic: Energy management guidance
Resource Type: Communication tools

Prerecorded Training

Last Updated: 09-09-2016

If you couldn't make it to one of EPA's ENERGY STAR live online training sessions --- or you just can't wait to learn how to save energy in your facility or organization --- view one of these pre-recorded ENERGY STAR training sessions. ENERGY STAR training sessions will equip you with the skills and resources necessary to achieve your goals, whether you want to learn how to benchmark your building's energy use or are seeking information about financing equipment upgrades.

Topic: Energy management guidance
Resource Type: Communication tools