BuildingRating

Sharing Transparency for a More Efficient Future

Saint Paul

Authority in Charge:
Mayor's Office
Tool Name:
ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager
Building Types Affected Size Compliance Deadline
Public/Government Greater Than or Equal To 25,000 Sq. Feet 2020-06-01
Multi-Family, Non-Residential Greater Than or Equal To 100,000 Sq. Feet 2020-06-01
Multi-Family, Non-Residential Greater Than or Equal To 50,000 Sq. Feet 2020-06-01
Public/Government Greater Than or Equal To 25,000 Sq. Feet 2020-06-01
Multi-Family, Non-Residential Greater Than or Equal To 100,000 Sq. Feet 2020-06-01
Multi-Family, Non-Residential Greater Than or Equal To 50,000 Sq. Feet 2020-06-01
Notes:
Multi-family buildings specifically include residential properties with five (5) or more units.
Exemptions:
A Benchmarking Submission is not required for a Covered Property for the current reporting year if the Owner submits documentation to the Director in such form and with such certifications as required by the Director, establishing that the Covered Property met one or more of the following conditions for the calendar year: a. The Covered Property was enrolled in the vacant building program for that full year; b. A current demolition permit for the Covered Property was issued during that year; c. The Covered Property received no Energy services for at least 30 days during that year; d. On average, less than 50% of the Covered Property’s total floor area was occupied over that year.
Transparency:
Required Transparency:
No
Reporting:
Required Reporting:
Yes
Reporting Trigger:
Date Certain
Reporting Frequency:
Annually
Required Reporting:
Yes
Reporting Trigger:
Date Certain
Reporting Frequency:
Annually

Utility Requirements/Support:

Utility Requirements/Support:
No

Verification:

Verification:
No

Compliance:

Compliance Enforcement:
Yes
Penalties for Non-Compliance:
Yes
Description:
Written notice of non-compliance to building owners, followed by a citation and $200 fine after 30 days and for each day thereafter of continued non-compliance.

Compliance:

Compliance Enforcement:
Yes
Penalties for Non-Compliance:
Yes
Description:
Written notice of non-compliance to building owners, followed by a citation and $200 fine after 30 days and for each day thereafter of continued non-compliance.
Additional Program Information:
Water Use Tracking:
Yes
Water Use Tracking:
Yes