GOAL 1: Increase reliance on energy efficient and renewable energy programs, systems, and infrastructure, including striving to achieve zero net energy building.
DSIRE North Carolina Clean Energy Technology Center & Energy Solutions:
Design, Implementation, and Operation of Modern Wood Energy Systems – Heating, Cooling, Combined Heat and Power:
Accelerating Building Efficiency:
SITES Rating System and Scorecard:
GOAL 2: Coordinate with local and regional partners to reduce GHG emissions from energy focused operations.
Climate Action & Adaptation Plans:
Community Strategic Energy Management Guide:
Water for Energy and Energy for Water:
Sustainable Energy for All:
GOAL 3: Track, measure, and monitor energy consumption on all garden owned property.
Input data into Energy Star Portfolio Manager to establish benchmark for energy use, energy cost and associated GHG emissions:
Energy Use Software, Standards, and Programs:
Implementing Energy Efficiency through Sub-meters:
Benchmark Analysis with RETScreen:
For more Energy Use & Impacts resources found in our Library & Media Center, click on the photo below: