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ENERGY STAR Manual de Acción para las Congregaciones

Last Updated: 08-27-2021

Este libro está destinado a servir como una guía de recursos y la planificación para el clero, el personal, y los laicos de las casas de culto que desean aumentar la eficiencia energética de sus instalaciones mediante la implementación de proyectos de mejora energética realistas y rentables.

Market Sector: Congregations
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Cuadernillo de ENERGY STAR para Congregaciones - Apéndices

Last Updated: 08-27-2021

Este documento complementa la Acción Cuadernillo de ENERGY STAR para las Congregaciones. Esta Acción Cuadernillo de ENERGY STAR para las Congregaciones está destinado a servir como una guía de recursos y la planificación para el clero, el personal, y los laicos de las casas de culto que desean aumentar la eficiencia energética de sus instalaciones mediante la implementación de proyectos de mejora energética realistas y rentables.

Market Sector: Congregations
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ENERGY STAR Success Story: Dennis Union Church

Last Updated: 08-27-2021

Use this two-page success story to learn how Dennis Union Church, located on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, created a six-part Energy Action Plan to reduce thier energy consumption and carbon footprint. Despite expanding their square footage by nearly 40 percent, the church achieved three percent energy savings!

Resource Type: Success stories
Market Sector: Congregations
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ENERGY STAR Success Story: Georgia Interfaith Power and Light

Last Updated: 08-27-2021

Use this two-page success story to learn how Georgia Interfaith Power and Light engaged faith communities in environmental stewardship through worship, education, and outreach, and in 2014, became the first faith-based non-profit to earn the ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year award for climate communications.

Resource Type: Success stories
Market Sector: Congregations
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ENERGY STAR Success Story: Michigan Interfaith Power and Light

Last Updated: 08-27-2021

Use this two-page success story to learn how the team at Michigan Interfaith Power and Light has engaged and educated faith communities on environmental sustainability, as well as convinced public officials, businesses, and utilities to reduce energy demand. To date, they have provided over 350 congregations with free energy audits and energy education to help reduce their energy use by 10% or more. As a result, member congregations have made energy-efficient upgrades to new facilities.

Resource Type: Success stories
Market Sector: Congregations
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ENERGY STAR Success Story: Our Lady of Guadalupe

Last Updated: 08-27-2021

Use this two-page success story to learn how Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish has transformed itself into an energy-efficient organization with several green facilities. The parish implemented sustainability policies to lessen the impact of waste (especially plastic waste) on the environment, while also upgrading their facility infrastucture.

Resource Type: Success stories
Market Sector: Congregations
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Tip sheet: No-cost, low-cost energy savings for congregations

Last Updated: 08-27-2021

This one-page tip sheet for congregations outlines EPA’s seven steps for strategic energy management, top tips for saving energy and water, plus links to more detailed information.

Topic: Energy management guidance, Energy tips
Market Sector: Congregations

Sample messaging for speaking to your congregation's decision-makers

Last Updated: 08-27-2021

If you're reading this, then you already know that ENERGY STAR can help your congregation save money and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. But perhaps it's a challenge to convince others to participate in the program. This short document has some sample messaging you can use to encourage your congregation's decision-makers to join ENERGY STAR as a partner. Attach our Tip sheet: No-cost, low-cost energy savings for congregations and you have a strong case for saving energy, saving money, and protecting the environment.

Market Sector: Congregations

List of ENERGY STAR certified congregations

Last Updated: 05-20-2021

View the full list of congregations that have earned the ENERGY STAR, EPA's mark of superior energy performance. Many of these distinguished congregations have shared their energy-saving stories. To learn more, click on "Full Profile" next to the congregation name.  

Market Sector: Congregations
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Energy Treasure Map: Worship Facilities

Last Updated: 01-21-2021

Print out this checklist and take it along during your Treasure Hunt in your worship facility.

Topic: Energy tips
Resource Type: Campaigns
Market Sector: Congregations
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