This 19-page primer is designed to establish best practices for energy service companies (ESCOs) that are implementing energy performance contract (EPC) projects by integrating several publicly available Web-based ENERGY STAR tools that the U.S. EPA has designed and provides free-of-charge through ENERGY STAR. EPA believes that the use of these tools will help make the results of EPC projects more actionable and understandable to building owners, tenants, policy makers, and the general public.
Download this five-page guide for a summary of ENERGY STAR tools and resources that may be used to earn AASHE STARS credits (version 2.1, July 2017), including points possible and credit descriptions. It also includes a link and pointers for using the AASHE STARS Reporting Template, which is a report available in Portfolio Manager that enables users to easily generate all ENERGY STAR metrics that can earn points toward AASHE STARS.
Imprima esta lista de verificación y llévela consigo durante su búsqueda del tesoro. Cualquier edificio puede utilizar esta versión, aunque hay algunos elementos específicos a los laboratorios en ella.
Higher Ed institutions that participate in the ENERGY STAR Higher Ed Benchmarking Initiative must complete an supplemental online questionnaire regarding key characteristics of your institution. This 9-page reference document lists all the questions that will be asked of you in the online questionnaire.
This 12-page guidance document provides an overview of the Higher Ed Benchmarking Initiative as well as information for participants. It includes FAQs, instructions for preparing campus-level data in Portfolio Manager, supporting resources, and a data submission checklist.
This two-page case study highlights the energy efficiency activities of Northwestern University, the first college or university to ever win EPA's ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence award.