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Understand building energy use
Data-driven decision making
Engaging utilities for access to data
Reach community stakeholders
Best practices for hosting meetings
Building lasting coalition support
Prioritize policies and programs
Benchmarking energy use
Implementing energy codes
Assessing financing options
Leading the way in public buildings
Using energy-efficient leases
Challenging the private sector
Communicate progress and results
Publicly launching a program
Broadcast Your Results To Media & The Community
About City Energy Project
Chicago Building Scorecard
Chicago sends building owners an annual scorecard on energy performance.
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Seattle Building Scorecard
Seattle sends building owners a performance scorecard that summarizes annual energy usage and provides additional information on energy efficiency opportunities. This scorecard is intended for large offices.
Kansas City Request for Exemptions or Exceptions
Kansas City requires building owners to file for an exemption or exception if unable to meet benchmarking compliance requirements.
Templates: Compliance Communications Materials
This template toolkit is designed to support any city’s implementation of its building energy performance policy by providing key background and templates for four key city-issued communications resources: notifications to comply, compliance checklists, extensions and exemptions forms, and violations alerts.