Sectors most applicable all program profiles 19 energy

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Unformatted text preview: dormitories, banks, courthouses can earn the Energy Star label. EPA also hosts partner network meetings and offers opportunities for recognition at both the building and corporate level. Value to environment: Energy efficiency is one of the lowest-cost strategies to address global climate change by reducing the amount of emissions associated with the burning of fossil fuels to produce energy. In 2006 alone, actions taken by ENERGY STAR Commercial Build­ ings partners avoided GHG emissions equivalent to those from more than 10 million vehicles, while saving almost $5 billion in energy costs. Sectors most applicable: All Program Profiles 19 ENERGY STAR Industry Business Value: 3 q Brand/reputation protection/enhancement 3 q Cost savings/operational efficiency Web site: www.energystar.gov Contact Information: Services Offered: 3 q Analytical tools 3 q Environmental performance benchmarking 3 q Guidebooks/toolkits 3 q Professional networking 3 q Public recognition 3 q Technical assistance Elizabeth Dutrow (202) 343-9061 dutrow.elizabeth@epa.gov Des...
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