Plug loads refer to energy used by equipment that is plugged into an outlet. In an office, key plug loads include computer and monitors, printers, and copiers. Plug loads can average approximately 30% of electricity use in office settings, much of which can be attributed to parasitic loads.
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The Green Procurement Compilation (GPC) is a comprehensive green purchasing resource designed for federal contracting personnel and program managers.Learn more about the GPC
View generic solicitation/contract language that can be used to incorporate minimum sustainability requirements into contracts for products.View Sample Contract Language
Through FEDSAT, federal facility managers can improve the performance of federal faciltiies. Users can assess their knowledge, identify areas where additional training is needed, and locate free training resources to fill the gaps. Upon passing, registered users will receive a FEDSAT Certificate of Completion, demonstrating fulfillment of the FBPTA requirements.Get Started with FEDSAT
The Federal Facilities Skills Assessment Tool (FEDSAT) is a high-quality, no-cost, online skills assessment tool for federal facility managers to achieve and demonstrate FBPTA compliance.Learn more about FEDSAT