Community Energy Planning A Guide for Communities Volume 2 - The Community Energy Plan
This report details the process of developing the Community Energy Plan, allowing communities to understand the process and thereby achieve a greater level of community buy-in. The support of the community at large is essential for any community plan to be successful.
This document provides an overview of the Community Energy Planning (CEP) Methodology, how to develop a CEP, how to set and quanitfy a vision, establisihing a baseline, how to develop, implement and monitor programs and projects. Referencese for funding programs and relevant software tools are also included. Case studies and examples of practical experience are provided throughout the volume.
Provides reference information to relevant software tools for transportation, water use, building energy use, renewables, district energy, and solid waste management.