Many presentations discuss how to use commissioning to mechanically or technically reduce energy usage but few formal large scale presentations show facility managers how to simplify setting up measurement and verification data on energy reduction programs. How do facility managers document data on their energy savings efforts? How can they get recognized for their efforts? This session provides a broad range of information and tools that assist in improving knowledge on the programs, tools, and information available for them.
Discuss goals and the progress of the sustainability imperative.
Identify how Energy to Care can benefit members with tools and resources
Describe what EPA's ENERGY STAR program offers health care facilities including the Portfolio Manager benchmarking tool.
Describe the results of the chapter energy challenge and how hospitals in Ohio and Texas are reducing energy consumption by more than four times the national average.