On January 29 2016, the White House announced several actions regarding the Energy Department’s Better Buildings Initiative aimed at doubling American energy productivity by 2030 while motivating corporate and public-sector leaders...
The expansion of benchmarking initiatives around the country has developed a pathway to bring building performance information into the era of Big Data. However, this major expansion of data needs to be organized, managed, and accessible to make...
It is relatively easy to make the connection that tracking and disclosing a building’s energy usage will promote energy savings, but in fact, there are many other benefits that go far beyond simply kilowatt hours. While benchmarking brings...
This graphic compares commercial building policies across the U.S.
This benchmarking graphic includes information on cities that have also passed bu
This graphic displays the state of U.S. Benchmarking Policies on a map of the U.S.
In the past few years, some states and cities have enacted policies requiring performance rating and disclosure for privately owned
This pie chart shows the gross building area covered annually by benchmarking policies across U.S.