Colorado Association of School District Energy Managers


What the DOE’s 2016 mandate means for your school
April 25, 2014 - MultiBriefs
With the U.S. DOE mandate coming down the pike in the next 20 months, this article informs school districts and others of the change “COMING” and especially those with new construction contemplated.

April 3, 2014 - The Center for Green Schools at USGBC
Guiding Principles for Integrating Sustainability Into All Aspects of a School Organization. More info at

2014 Energy Manager Duties Survey
January 16, 2014 - Craig Wright
Results compiled from a 10-question informal survey issued via Survey Monkey(R) to members of the Colorado Association of School District Energy Managers (CASDEM), to which which 18 valid responses were supplied.

Reducing electrical energy consumption through behaviour changes
January 16, 2014 - Journal of Facilities Management Vol. 12 No. 1, 2014 pp. 4-17
Abstract Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to look at the effect of human behaviour, and efforts to change that behaviour, on electricity consumption in a high school setting.

CASDEM Utility Information Comparison Spreadsheet
January 16, 2014
Spreadsheet showing historical utility data

The Colorado Association of School District Energy Managers (CASDEM) was formed to provide a network for public school district employees responsible for energy management. CASDEM has regular meetings and conferences where our members get together and learn from each other. Find out what's new.

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CASDEM Meeting Dates:
January 8, 2015 - Jefferson County R-1 - Golden
8:00 - Noon See meeting agenda.

Spring 2012 Newsletter

ENERGY STAR Training Center
New! Energy Star Labeled Schools — Colorado
Colorado has 179 Energy Star Labeled Schools.
We have surpassed the State of Texas at 167
Florida is next with 185
California is at the top with 300 labeled schools.