KPPC's Calendar of Events

Oct
15
Tue
Portfolio Manager® 201
Oct 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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Continue to learn about EPA’s ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager tool, with a deeper dive into more advanced functionalities such as: managing and tracking changes to your property uses over time; using spreadsheet templates to update property data; setting goals and targets to plan energy improvements for properties; generating and using custom reports; and using the Sustainable Buildings Checklist.

Attend this webinar if you’re interested in:
• Portfolio Manager
• Sharing property data

Webinar level: Intermediate

Register for this and other informative Energy Star webinars.

 

Oct
17
Thu
Success Stories on Holding ENERGY STAR Competitions
Oct 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Are you looking for a fun way to engage your building occupants? Join us to hear from an ENERGY STAR partner that has successfully ran an internal energy efficiency competition. Food Lion will share how they encouraged sister brands to start developing energy management programs and helped them manage energy, as well as highlights from their inaugural Battle of the Buildings competition which resulted in a 10% energy reduction for the winning store.

We’ll also review off-the-shelf, co-brandable tools and resources that EPA has created to help you “Build Your Own Battle.” Q&A to follow.

Attend this webinar if you’re interested in:

· Energy management

Register for this and other ENERGY STAR webinars.

Oct
23
Wed
Minimizing Water Use in Mechanical/HVAC Systems
Oct 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Facilities with extensive heating and cooling requirements can still be water-efficient. Optimizing your heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) system efficiency will help save your facility water, energy, and money. EPA’s WaterSense program will teach you how to reduce water waste in cooling towers and steam boilers, optimize chilled water systems, and address equipment that uses single-pass cooling water.

Attend this webinar if you’re interested in:

• Water efficiency
• HVAC system efficiency

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Webinar: CyberSecurity in the Manufacturing Industry
Oct 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:15 pm

“What you gonna do when they come for you?” Being Proactive rather than Reactive for CyberSecurity in the Manufacturing Industry

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation’s October Pollution Prevention Webinar will cover the importance of the manufacturing industry being proactive with cybersecurity. Discussion will include why the manufacturing industry should care about cybersecurity, how cybersecurity relates to them, how and where they can get help from, and why cybersecurity is a shared responsibility among all employees.

Register for the webinar.

Oct
24
Thu
Electric Vehicle Trends and Projections
Oct 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

This webinar, organized by EPA’s State and Local Energy and Environment Program and Office of Transportation and Air Quality, will provide an overview of the current electric vehicle market and expected trends for the future. It will touch on key studies and briefly summarize findings about the environmental and economic implications of electric vehicle adoption. Intended for state and local environmental and transportation planners.

Register for this webinar.

Oct
29
Tue
Portfolio Manager® 301
Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Energy Star LogoWith a good background on the basic functionality of EPA’s ENERGY STAR® Portfolio Manager® tool, learn about some advanced features including: using spreadsheet upload templates to update property data; setting goals and targets to plan energy improvements for properties; creating custom reports; and using the Sustainable Buildings Checklist.

Attend this webinar if you’re interested in:
• Portfolio Manager
• Setting goals for energy improvement
• Custom reports

Webinar level: Advanced

Register for this and other informative Energy Star webinars today!

 

Nov
5
Tue
Portfolio Manager® 101
Nov 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join us as we introduce and demonstrate the core functionality of EPA’s ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager tool. Attendees will learn how to: navigate Portfolio Manager; add a property and enter details about it; enter energy and water consumption data; and generate template performance reports to assess progress.

Attend this webinar if you’re interested in:
• Portfolio Manager
• Getting started with benchmarking
• Generating reports

Webinar level: Beginner

Register for this and other ENERGY STAR webinars.

 

Nov
6
Wed
Recognizing Employee Participation in Energy Management Efforts
Nov 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Employee engagement is often essential for achieving energy improvements in buildings. Join us to learn from three ENERGY STAR partners how they encouraged employees to pursue energy efficiency and recognized their participation and accomplishments.

Learn how Hudson Pacific Properties implemented a robust engagement and recognition program to recognize: Best Improvement in ENERGY STAR Score, Best Tenant Engagement Event, and Largest Reductions in Energy, Water and Waste.

In addition, LBA Realty will discuss how they recognize engineers as well as their annual “Call for Case Studies” in which operations, construction and engineering groups are incentivized to submit sustainability case studies and share sustainability project ideas with all regional teams.

Finally, Principal Real Estate Investors will talk about their Cornerstone Awards program, which recognizes the leadership and engagement in sustainability efforts by their property teams and joint venture partners.

Attend this webinar if you’re interested in:

• Energy Management
• Employee engagement and recognition

Register for this and other ENERGY STAR webinars.

 

Nov
14
Thu
Portfolio Manager® 201
Nov 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Energy Star Logo
Continue to learn about EPA’s ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager tool, with a deeper dive into more advanced functionalities such as: managing and tracking changes to your property uses over time; using spreadsheet templates to update property data; setting goals and targets to plan energy improvements for properties; generating and using custom reports; and using the Sustainable Buildings Checklist.

Attend this webinar if you’re interested in:
• Portfolio Manager
• Sharing property data

Webinar level: Intermediate

Register for this and other informative Energy Star webinars.

 

Nov
26
Tue
Portfolio Manager® 301
Nov 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Energy Star LogoWith a good background on the basic functionality of EPA’s ENERGY STAR® Portfolio Manager® tool, learn about some advanced features including: using spreadsheet upload templates to update property data; setting goals and targets to plan energy improvements for properties; creating custom reports; and using the Sustainable Buildings Checklist.

Attend this webinar if you’re interested in:
• Portfolio Manager
• Setting goals for energy improvement
• Custom reports

Webinar level: Advanced

Register for this and other informative Energy Star webinars today!