External Resources

This page highlights notable resources on corporate energy efficiency strategies. Filter by initiative or click on the title to go directly to the resource. These represent the work of companies, investment firms and other non-governmental organizations and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Center.

Buildings

Buildings

A new tool from the Rocky Mountain Institute helps calculate greenhouse gas emissions from buildings – from site development, construction and operations. This online calculator uses project information to generate a building performance report, and can be used to determine the impact of energy efficiency construction or retrofits.

Buildings

This program level site includes instructions on how an organization can participate in Energy Star programs related to energy efficiency in facilities.

Internal Operations

Internal Operations

This report highlights energy efficiency opportunities for the industrial sector. Over 30 industry-sector energy efficiency programs were analyzed, and the report presents emerging trends of successful programs, such as self-direct programs and industrial partnerships.

Internal Operations

This report presents research on best practices in corporate employee engagement that focuses on improving environmental and sustainability business processes, and discusses challenges faced by companies working on this issue.

Internal Operations

This informational site from Energy Star discusses options on how companies can improve energy efficiency in their internal operations.

The Superior Energy Performance program is working to provide industrial facilities with a road map to achieving continuous improvement in energy efficiency. The program focuses on management systems, and is developing a transparent system to validate energy intensity improvements.

Cross-Cutting

Cross-Cutting

Energy Star’s Energy Management Program Assessment Matrix is a tool that can be used to quickly assess energy management practices in an organization. This can be used by senior executives to direct activity, and by companies to annually reassess their progress with energy efficiency.

Cross-Cutting

This Energy Strategy site from Energy Star includes the Road Ahead report as a resource for engaging executives to think through the risks and benefits of corporate energy management.

Cross-Cutting

This new study finds that energy efficiency can be used to achieve a 23 percent reduction in US energy consumption by 2020.

Products & Services

Products & Services

This report details sustainable design and delivery initiatives in the electronics industry, and highlights specific actions taken by companies including HP and Intel.

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