Policy 8

Promote the efficient use of energy resources by providing education, outreach, and technical assistance to residents and businesses.

  • NE8.1 - Develop a Sustainable Energy Education and Outreach Strategy to inform residents and businesses about the benefits of reducing energy consumption and carbon emissions.

  • NE8.2 - Create an Energy Savers Volunteer Roundtable to assist with the implementation of education and outreach initiatives.

  • NE8.3 - Encourage the use of energy management tools, such as the EPA’s Portfolio Manager-a free energy management tool that allows businesses to track, assess, and disclose their buildings’ energy and water performance.