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Based on the successful practices of ENERGY STAR partners, these guidelines for energy management can assist organizations in improving their energy and financial performance. Tools and resources are provided for each step in the energy efficiency management process.

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency

This website links to numerous live and recorded ENERGY STAR presentations, as well as self-guided presentations, on energy efficiency in order to help organizations improve the energy efficiency in several deployment sectors, including the commercial, residential, and governmental sectors.

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency, United States Department of Energy

The Process Heating Assessment and Survey Tool (PHAST) introduces methods to improve thermal efficiency of heating equipment.

Source: United States Department of Energy
Date: November 2010

The calculator allows individuals to consider the purchase cost (including financing) and the fuel cost of electric vehicles compared to conventional vehicles over a lifetime of 15 years.

Source: Rocky Mountain Institute

The RDEE Toolkit provides detailed program design and implementation guides for 10 broadly applicable energy efficiency programs across the residential and non–residential sectors.

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency
Date: August 2011

This presentation discusses best practices for hydroelectric power licensing, such as providing a clear path to permits and licenses and including the authority and resources needed to balance project impacts.

Source: United States Agency for International Development

This resource is an interactive database that enables users to view energy efficiency policies for individual states.

Source: American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy

PVWatts is a web-based tool that calculates electrical energy production and cost savings of grid-connected photovoltaic energy systems.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory

This online database and interactive map for global offshore wind development contains details on over 900 wind farms in 36 countries. The 4C Offshore Interactive Map provides an interactive map-based view of wind farm data, as well as wind farm-related news and career information.

Source: 4COffshore

The Wind Integration Datasets provide energy professionals with a consistent set of wind profiles for eastern and western states. Both datasets provide 10-minute time-series wind data for 2004, 2005, and 2006.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: September 2010