Subject Areas

National Action Plan for Energy Efficiency

State Policy Development

Local Government : Resources for local governments include funding sources, guidebooks, sample ordinances, tools, case studies, and technical assistance in the categories of: biofuels, building codes, combined heat and power, energy efficiency, green buildings, heat islands, housing, procurement, renewables, smart growth, transportation, and waste.
EPA Guide to Action : The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) Clean Energy-Environment Guide to Action is designed to share the experiences and lessons learned from successful state clean energy policies and help states evaluate these options, programs, and policies to determine what is most appropriate for them. The Guide to Action describes 16 clean energy policies, details the best practices and attributes of effective state programs, and provides resources for more information. The database contains all the resources listed in the Guide, searchable by policy area.