While not as energy intensive as the industrial or agricultural sectors, the great number of commercial facilites offer a multitude of opportunities to save energy. Many of these opportunities involve heating, cooling, lighting and insulation but also available are some renewable energy options. This page is designed to help managers of a wide range of commercial operations identify and quantify savings available for various actions and technologies in their particular sector.
|Following is a list of common opportunities found at commercial operations detailing general information about each opportunity, as well as an analysis based on an annotated and referenced spreadsheet.|
Following are additional resources regarding energy efficiency in the commercial sector.