The Energy Data Management Guide is an interactive, online platform that provides states, local governments, and K-12 school districts with a step-by-step approach to establish a robust and sustainable energy data management program that can sustain energy savings of 2% a year. By following the proven practices outlined in the Energy Data Management Guide's seven-step framework, public-sector organizations can reduce energy use, save taxpayer dollars, demonstrate leadership, improve the efficiency of operations, and create a culture of accountability and high performance.