The Green IT Guide and Toolkit includes general information as well as specifics for a Green IT assessment, strategy, project plan, implementation, and review. The toolkit provides in depth industry standard spreadsheets and even a presentation template for the results.
The Guide also clearly delineates a five phase project plan for your Green IT initiative. The plan includes creation of your project charter, the assessment, implementation, review and communications, and progress evaluation. This well thought out plan is laid out in detail, with explanations and guidelines for step-by-step execution. Best practices are explained in detail.
Action steps including policies and procedures for purchasing, recycling, measuring efficiency, extending investment lifespans, and more are all here. Steps for reducing energy consumption and communicating the plans as well as the results are all here.
White papers, detailed references and links are included if you need more information or need to validate policies, procedures, or standards.