Lessons Learned from Participation in the VSBA Green Schools Challenge
This Presentation was made at the 2012 Virginia School Boards Association's Annual Convention. Loudoun County Public Schools, Gloucester County Public Schools, and Charlottesville City Public Schools were each first place winners in their respective divisions of the 2011 VSBA Green Schools Challenge. As such, representatives from each district presented information to other districts at the 2012 VSBA convention to encourage participation in the challenge by all Virginia School Districts.
2012 ENERGY STAR Commercial & Industrial (C&I) Buildings Partner Meeting
This presentation was made at the 2012 ENERGY STAR Commercial & Industrial (C&I) Buildings Partner Meeting. It was part of Breakout session #4A. Proven Energy Management Practices from ENERGY STAR Award Winners. The meeting agenda is available, and lists the following description: The ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year and Sustained Excellence Awards are EPA’s highest honors for outstanding contributions to protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency. During this session, EPA will reveal the common best practices among this year’s awardees, and you’ll hear award-winning strategies from several repeat winners.
Integrating Conservation and Efficiency into a New Energy Culture
This presentation was made as a Web Conference. It was an agenda item on the September 2012 ENERGY STAR Commercial and Industrial Partners monthly Web Conference. The topic for the Conference was Behavior Based Efficiency. For more information about ENERGY STAR web conferences, please contact Walt Tunnessen at Tunnessen.firstname.lastname@example.org
This presentation was made at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the Virginia Energy Purchasing Governmental Association (VEPGA.) The VEPGA Board of Directors has endorsed the use of ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager for its members.
This presentation was made to the National Capitol Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers. Along with the presentation, there was a tour or Lunsford Middles School. The tour was highlighted on the AEE national website.
Using ENERGY STAR for Building Performance Labeling
This presentation was made to the Energy Advisory Committtee of the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments. The goal was to advise the Climate, Energy and Environmental Policy Committee regarding building benchmarking. ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager was chosen as the benchmarking tool.
Best Management Practices in Sustainability and Design Efficiency
This presentation was made to the Loudoun County Department of Economic Development Design Cabinet. This group has promoted high-quality ecological, urban, architectural and landscape design in Loudoun County since 2003. Design Cabinet members include engineers, architects, planners and designers who come together in a fusion of creative community problem solving.
This presentation was a Webinar presented in conjunction with ENERGY STAR. The title of the training was "Capturing Efficiency Conducting Audits in Commercial Buildings with ENERGY STAR." Click Here to view the presentation. The LCPS section beigns at 34 minutes.
This presentation was made at the 2010 Virginia Governor's Conference on Energy. The conference agenda emphasized the role energy businesses will play in Virginia’s economic development and in securing our national energy future. The LCPS presentation was included in Track IV: Session 28 Building and Operating High Performance Commercial Buildings — Keeping Energy Budgets Under Control.
This presentation gives some basic information regarding greenhouse gas emissions, how they are accounted for and why the World Resources Institute Standard is the best. It was presented December 14, 2009 to the Virginia Energy Purchasing Governmental Association - Energy Efficiency Committee.
This presentation was made on November 6, 2009 at the World Energy Engineering Conference sponsored by the Association of Energy Engineeers. The presentation highlights succesful energy use reduction at Stone Bridge High School during the course of our pilot participation in the PJM Demand Response Program. Click Here to see the file from the WEEC proceedings.
A presentation made on March 13, 2009 to the Association at the Virginia chapter meeting held on the Virginia Commonwealth University campus. A good article summarizing the meeting and this presentation was also put into fall 2009 issue of OWNERS PERSPECTIVE magazine. The article can be found on page 27.
This presentation was made at the 2009 annual meeting of the Virginia Energy Purchasing Governmental Association. It shows how solar power can be practical despite the high initial cost. LCPS uses solar power at every one of its school sites.
Loudoun County Public Schools are Healthy & Environmentally Friendly
This presentation was made twice. The first time it was presented May 08, 2008at the joint meeting of the Board of Supervisors and the School Board. The second time, it was presented at the May 27, 2008 meeting of the School Board. The video can be seen as a webcast by clicking on either date above. Be advised, the presentation is about 40 minutes long, but it's worth it.
This presentation was made at the 2008 annual meeting of the Virginia Energy purchasing Governmental Association on July 11, 2008. It gives a status update of the LCPS Energy Education Program up to that date.
A presentation first made in the 2006-2007 school year that is intended for all LCPS facility users. This show identifies 5 items that anyone can be responsible for, and justifies the effort with associated costs for inaction