MN Energy Smart

Workshops

Energy Smart tailors workshop to the needs of each organization or community. Our standard “Saving Energy is Smart Business” workshop, for instance, outlines opportunities for saving energy – all the way from no-cost through deep retrofits – and explains the financial incentives available in the local community. We also help attendees’ understand how to calculate the ROI of energy improvements.

Below are a few agendas for workshops we’ve conducted. To schedule a workshop on energy efficiency for your organization, contact Energy Smart.

“Saving Energy is Smart Business”

  • Energy savings…the potential
  • Energy benchmarking
  • No and low-cost options for energy savings
  • Medium cost options
  • Making the financial case for upgrade
  • Finding financial incentives for upgrade

Energy Efficient Building Management

  • Building energy use benchmarking
  • Energy management planning
  • Evaluating lighting upgrade options
  • Contractors – how to find one qualified to do energy efficiency projects
  • Building Codes – the latest information
  • Making the financial case for upgrade
  • Finding financial incentives for upgrade

Benchmarking and Tracking Building Performance

  • Benchmarking 101
  • Energy management plan – what are the options
  • Guidelines for energy management
  • About building ratings
  • Making the financial case for upgrade
  • Finding financial incentives for upgrade