Colorado Association of School District Energy Managers


Sustainability courses at CSU discounted 40%
January 15, 2015 - Colorado State University
Colorado State University is offering a new online certificate program on Integrated Sustainability Management. Courses are taught by leading content experts in 4 critical areas of sustainability management – people, organization, facilities, and natural resources. The first classes start on Tuesday, February 3! We would like to offer a 40% discount on the mastery badge to all CASDEM members and partners. Could you send out an email to let them know? They will need to go to, click on “Add Mastery Badge” and use IBE151040 as a discount code on the payment screen. For anyone that may be interested in taking just 1 or 2 classes, we can offer a smaller discount – they will need to use a different discount code IBE151025.

CASDEM Utility Information Comparison Spreadsheet
January 9, 2015
Spreadsheet showing historical utility data for some of CASDEM's member school districts The CASDEM Energy Utilization Index spreadsheet for FY 2014 has been updated to now include columns to add "grid" electricity consumed, "PV" electricity consumed/generated as well as other electricity. These electricity values combine into total electricity consumption and then int0 the kBtu/SF/Yr calculations. Please take a few moments to update your districts data, through FY 2014.

New Energy Technology - Energy Center
January 8, 2015 - CASDEM Meeting

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.

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:
March 5, 2015 - Adams 12 Five Star Schools - Northglenn/Thornton
8:00 - Noon Details forthcoming

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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.