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Private Building Energy and Water Performance Benchmarking: Washington, D.C., 2011

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AbstractThe Clean and Affordable Energy Act of 2008 established that all private buildings over 50 Benchmarking is defined as tracking a building s energy and water use and using a standard metric to compare the building s performance against past performance and to its peers nationwide. These comparisons have been shown to drive energy efficiency upgrades and increase occupancy rates and property values. The District of Columbia has chosen U.S. EPA s free DDOE is required to publicly disclose the ENERGY STAR Benchmarking results for each privately owned building that is subject to the benchmarking law For more data is used by the District [For 2011 File:] 2011 energy bench marking data is being disclosed for privately owned buildings over 200 Water benchmarking was not required for submissions for calendar year 2011.
City of Washington, District of Columbia
Municipalities Geospatial Data
Washington, D.C., United States
Environment, Benchmarking, Energy, Energy efficiency, Energy Star, Green building, Water, and Water efficiency
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