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Energy Treasure Map: Restaurants and Commercial Kitchens

Last Updated: 01-21-2021

Print out this checklist and take it along during your Treasure Hunt in your restaurant or commercial kitchen.

Topic: Energy tips
Resource Type: Campaigns
Market Sector: Restaurants, Small business, K12 schools, Entertainment venues, Congregations, Hospitality
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Mapa del tesoro de la energía: restaurantes y cocinas comerciales

Last Updated: 01-21-2021

Imprima esta lista de verificación y llévela consigo durante su búsqueda del tesoro en su restaurante o cocina comercial.

Topic: Energy tips
Resource Type: Campaigns
Market Sector: Restaurants, Small business, K12 schools, Entertainment venues, Congregations, Hospitality
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ENERGY STAR Success Story: Busch Stadium, St. Louis Cardinals

Last Updated: 09-09-2016

On April 10, 2006, the Cardinals opened their new 46,000-seat retro-style ballpark, Busch Stadium, in downtown St. Louis, Missouri. That year, the Cardinals became the first team in almost 100 years to win a World Series Championship in the inaugural season of a new ballpark. As the baseball team was winning the championship, the ballpark energy management team was fine-tuning the operations at the new ballpark, and even with a brand new stadium, they were able to optimize the stadium’s systems, achieving energy savings of more than 20 percent in the first two years after its inaugural season. Find out how in this two-page success story.

Resource Type: Success stories
Market Sector: Entertainment venues

ENERGY STAR Success Story: Mark Twain House & Museum

Last Updated: 09-09-2016

Built in 1874, the Mark Twain House & Museum is considered one of the premier tourist attractions in the State of Connecticut. Read this two-page success story learn how, as part of its restoration efforts, the Mark Twain House & Museum developed an energy management program as part of a larger sustainability initiative, which achieved significant energy savings and earned a number of environmental awards for their dedication to resource conservation and environmental education.

Resource Type: Success stories
Market Sector: Entertainment venues

ENERGY STAR Success Story: San Diego Convention Center

Last Updated: 09-09-2016

Since opening 20 years ago, San Diego’s bayside convention facility has been a green industry leader and continues to receive accolades for environmental stewardship. The San Diego Convention Center Corporation (SDCCC) joined the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ENERGY STAR program as a partner in 2008. Using EPA’s online energy management and tracking tool, Portfolio Manager, the SDCCC tracked its energy consumption and has improved the facility’s overall performance. This two-page success story outlines how, since then, the San Diego Convention Center has become a model for other convention and meeting facilities demonstrating the value of benchmarking to improve efficiency and to save money.

Resource Type: Success stories
Market Sector: Entertainment venues
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ENERGY STAR Success Story: The Virginia Beach Convention Center

Last Updated: 09-09-2016

Located in Virginia’s most populous city, the Virginia Beach Convention Center (VBCC) comprises more than 516,000 square feet and typically hosts 400 events a year. Fully opened in 2007, the VBCC has served as the anchor for the successful revitalization of Virginia Beach’s old beach district. However, even with a newly constructed building, the VBCC has demonstrated an important energy management principle: all buildings, regardless of their age and building systems they employ, can reduce energy consumption, save money, and offset greenhouse gas emissions by implementing low-cost, high-return energy management strategies. Read this two-page success story to learn more.

Resource Type: Success stories
Market Sector: Entertainment venues
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ENERGY STAR Success Story: Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Reds

Last Updated: 09-09-2016

Located on the winding banks of the Ohio River in downtown Cincinnati, the Great American Ball Park is home to the Cincinnati Reds, baseball's first professional franchise. The ballpark, built next door to the Reds’ former home, Riverfront Stadium, officially opened for the 2003 season. Equally as enthusiastic as their hometown fans, the ballpark’s management team continues to improve the ballpark’s energy performance and is a leader among stadiums nationwide. Read this two-page success to learn their energy-saving actions and out-of-the-park results.

Resource Type: Success stories
Market Sector: Entertainment venues
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ENERGY STAR Success Story: Reuben H. Fleet Science Center

Last Updated: 12-01-2015

The Reuben H. Fleet Science Center (the Fleet) is one of twenty-four arts, science, and cultural institutions that are part of San Diego’s Balboa Park Cultural Partnership. The Partnership launched a sustainability initiative in 2008 along with the City of San Diego and San Diego Gas & Electric® (SDG&E) with the goal of improving energy efficiency and reducing resource consumption at the Park’s cultural institutions. To date, Balboa Park venues have decreased electricity usage by more than 3.5 million kWh and 87,000 therms of natural gas, realizing savings of $530,000. Read this two-page success story to learn how.

Resource Type: Success stories
Market Sector: Entertainment venues