U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Federal Energy Management Program
Laboratories for the 21st Century Best Practices Guides
Laboratories for the 21st Century (Labs21) best practices guides outline the design, construction, and operation of specific technologies that contribute to energy efficiency and sustainability. The guides cover actual laboratory implementations, highlighting quantifiable performance goals and methods.
Best management practices are available across the following topics:
Technical bulletins provide information on the design, construction, and operation of specific technologies that contribute to energy efficiency and sustainability in laboratories. Technical bulletins are similar to the best practices guides, but are more narrowly focused on specific implementations.