Energy Benchmarking

The Energy Benchmarking and Reporting Program (Ordinance 123226 and 123993) requires owners of non-residential and multifamily buildings (20,000 sf or larger) to track energy performance and annually report to the City of Seattle. REMINDER: 2014 energy benchmarks are due by April 1, 2015!

  • Update & Tune-Up Your Account (Commercial) - Feb. 10th 1:30-3:30pm. Fine-tune your Portfolio Manager account, develop energy use reports, and learn steps towards reducing costs. Details & registration > 
  • ENERGY STAR for Multifamily - Feb. 24th 1:30-3:30pm. Curious about the new multifamily ENERGY STAR? Learn the details, update your account, and develop energy use reports. Details & registration >
How to Comply

How to Comply

Benchmark with Portfolio Manager,
make annual updates by April 1st,
and learn about disclosure requirements and enforcement.
Save Energy

Save Energy

Compare your building's energy performance to others in Seattle and get started saving energy and money.

Why Benchmarking is Required

Why Benchmarking
is Required

Learn more about the ordinance background and how Seattle can benefit from benchmarking.