Introduction to Executive Order 13514

On Demand Training

1.5 hours

FEMP First Thursday Seminar

The Introduction to Executive Order (E.O.) 13514 training provides an overview of definitions, baseline measurements, and other requirements outlined by the new executive order. The training covers Federal goals and requirements outlined in E.O. 13514, as well as their purpose and national benefits. Specifically, the course covers:

  • Greenhouse gas emissions
  • Energy and water efficiency
  • Sustainable Federal buildings
  • Sustainable acquisition and electronics stewardship
  • Pollution prevention and waste elimination
  • Regional and local planning

This First Thursday Seminar is hosted on the Whole Building Design Guide (WBDG) learning management system. To take the course, click the Start button below. Then log into the WBDG system to launch the course and take the multiple choice assessment. Students will earn .20 IACET CEUs upon successful completion of the course and assessment.

In partnership with Whole Buildings Design Guide, a program of the National Institute of Building Sciences. IACET logo

Date recorded: February 4, 2010


  • Dr. Leslie Gillespie-Marthaler, White House Council on Environmental Quality. Read bio.
  • Chris Tremper, Federal Energy Management Program.
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For more information, contact Joe Konrade.

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