Energy Conservation and Efficiency

Americans spend an estimated $250 billion every year on energy for buildings. Using equipment and methods that conserve energy saves the individual or company money, while at the same time conserving the environment and usually improving the quality of the workplace. Anywhere from better lighting that costs less to operate, to heating systems that last longer with less maintenance, to an overall better work environment is potentially possible through energy efficient upgrades to existing equipment.

General Energy Efficiency

Presentations from the Small Business Environmental Assistance Program on energy conservation

  • Energy Brown Bag luncheon presentation. This is moderate length Power Point presentation contains information on energy conservation aimed at a mostly homeowner audience, but it can also be applied to small businesses as well. (first presented in 2002)
  • Energy, Make it Work for You! This extensive Power Point presentation is aimed at small commercial businesses and contains in depth information on lighting, heating and cooling, and energy conservation in general. (first presented in 2000)

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