Local Governments

Local governments are demonstrating leadership through energy efficiency. Energy management programs and efficiency projects enable cities to better maintain their buildings and equipment while saving public monies in utility expenses. SPEER’s Local Governments Program support city energy management by facilitating sharing of best practices in energy efficiency, while strengthening relationships among local governments.

YouTube Page

Local Government webinar archive

City Efficiency leadership council

Collaborative of cities, school districts, and other public entities across the state, engaged in sharing opportunities for partnership and resource exchange in an effort to expand the adoption of energy management best practices.

city efficiency toolkit

A playbook and guide on establishing and growing energy efficiency initiatives for public entities.


local government energy reporting outreach

We provide education and technical assistance with local government energy efficiency and reporting requirements.


Our staff brings you detailed analysis of the topics that affect you.

San Antonio Municipal Pool Energy Efficiency Project

Energy Savings Performance Contracting Best Practices

Optimizing Energy & Water Management in Local Governments 

SPEER’s Local Government Program is supported by:

How Can your city get involved?