Pollution Prevention

Energy | P2 Planning Toolkit

These resources and tips are for any facility looking to reduce their energy consumption.

Quick Tips

  1. Perform an energy audit at your facility to determine inefficiencies
  2. Optimize heating/cooling systems in your building
  3. Evaluate your processes/operations for opportunities for energy recovery (e.g., producing excess heat)

Resources

Energy Star for Small Businesses | Visit Page >
EPA provides information about how to become an ENERGY STAR partner and training resources for small businesses.

Energy Treasure Hunts | Visit Page >
US Department of Energy's Better Building program provides information about "treasure hunts," a group staff walkthrough during production to identify reduction opportunities in a team setting.