The Leading by Example Program has developed several resources for state agencies and Massachusetts public institutions of higher education to help meet the mandates set forth in Executive Order 484. This page provides links to several resources and will be updated regularly as new resources are developed and become available.

Energy and Emissions Tracking

LBE Energy Tracking Form 2016  xlsx format of LBE Energy Tracking Form 2016
file size 2MB

Greenhouse Gas Inventory Guidance for MA Colleges and University Campuses pdf format of lbe_campus-inv-greenhouse-gas.pdf

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory Guidance pdf format of LBE GHG Emissions Inventory Document-FINAL.pdf

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

PPA and NMA Guidance  pdf format of PPA and NMA Guidance

Campus Sustainability Best Practices: A Resource for Colleges and Universities pdf format of lbe_campus-sustain-practices.pdf
file size 1MB

FY09 Agency Funding Application Form: Energy and Environmental Pilot Project Program doc format of lbe_fy09-pilot-proj-app.doc

Renewable Energy Credits (REC) Guidance

Solar Site Selection Survey pdf format of lbe_solar-site-select-survey.pdf

Energy Reduction Guidance - Low/No Cost pdf format of Energy Reduction Guidance Zero- and Low-Cost Strat

Energy Guidance - Technologies 

Computer Power Management Standards pdf format of ComputerStandardsFinal_200809.pdf

Water Conservation

Water Saver Order Form  xls format of Water Saver Order Form

Waterless Urinals Report pdf format of lbe_waterless-urinals-rpt.pdf

Waste and Recycling

ECO-Signs pdf format of EcoTeamSignage08v2.pdf

Recycling Reports - coming soon

  • State Agencies
  • State and Community Colleges


This information is provided by the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs, Leading by Example Program