ABOUT ENERGY STAR PARTNER RESOURCES

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Each Property Use (Office, Retail, K-12 School, etc.) tracks a unique set of Property Use Details such as:

However, not everything that uses energy in your building has a Property Use Detail. While you need to include all the energy resulting from your building’s activities, including outdoor activities, you won't necessarily account for these activities in your Property Use Details.

The following are a few examples of items that are not tracked separately in Portfolio Manager (but remember, you must include their energy):

  • Exterior Lighting
  • Televisions
  • Athletic Field Lights/Concession Stands
  • Tablet Computers
  • Smartboards
  • Printers
  • Photocopiers
  • Vending Machines
  • CAT or CT Scans
  • Hot Tubs / Saunas
  • Water fountains
  • Outdoor Gas Grills
  • Heated Sidewalks

For more information on how specific Use Details were selected for each Property Use, click here.

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