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Benchmarking and Best Practices for Existing Buildings

We want to help you make the most of energy efficiency in your existing buildings.


Benchmarking means to take your energy intensity and compare it with other similar facilities. Best practices means using the most efficient equipment and procedures. We offer published guides for certain sectors, with more on the way, including:

Best Practices

We offers technical information on energy efficient equipment used in both industrial and non-industrial facilities. Publications about existing buildings include technical fact sheets and other documents featuring best practices. To learn what other building owners have done in their organizations, read our case studies.

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