EPA’s 1 - 100 ENERGY STAR score is an external benchmark for assessing the performance of commercial buildings. The ENERGY STAR score, expressed as a number on a simple 1 - 100 scale, rates performance on a percentile basis: buildings with a score of 50 perform better than 50% of their peers; buildings earning a score of 75 or higher are in the top quartile of energy performance.

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Did you know that there are more than 1,000 pieces of data that you can pull out of Portfolio Manager, including more than 150 performance metrics? See a complete list of all your options--from property address to greenhouse gas emissions to use of district chilled water.

Follow the steps in this two-page guide to get started using the new Portfolio Manager to benchmark your properties, assess performance, and view results.

EPA released a complete upgrade for its popular Portfolio Manager tool in 2013. This three-page overview document describes the major updates and changes that users will find in the new tool.

The ENERGY STAR DataTrends series provides an in-depth analysis of the commercial building energy performance information currently housed in Portfolio Manager. Download this .zip file in order to quickly access all existing DataTrends reports.

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EPA's ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager is a no-cost, interactive energy management tool that allows you to securely track and assess energy and water consumption across your building portfolio. Whether you own, manage, or hold properties for investment, Portfolio Manager can help you set investment priorities, identify under-performing buildings, verify efficiency improvements, and apply for ENERGY STAR certification for superior energy performance.

The Portfolio Manager DataTrends series is the first-ever analysis of aggregate data stored within ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager, pulled from a pool of hundreds of thousands of commercial buildings across the United States. This fact sheet -- Energy Use in Retail Stores -- examines how retail stores use energy, as well as the characteristics of the stores currently benchmarking in Portfolio Manager. Other statistics are also presented in an easy-to-read format.

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The Portfolio Manager DataTrends series is the first-ever analysis of aggregate data stored within ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager, pulled from a pool of hundreds of thousands of commercial buildings across the United States. This fact sheet --- Water Use Tracking --- examines how buildings are tracking not only their energy use, but also their water use in Portfolio Manager. Other statistics are also presented in an easy-to-read format.

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This factsheet examines how office buildings that benchmark in Portfolio Manager use energy. The factsheet is part of the Portfolio Manager DataTrends series, which uses the large volume of data available in Portfolio Manager to examine benchmarking and trends in energy and water consumption in U.S. commercial buildings. EPA's ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager is a no-cost, interactive energy management tool that allows you to securely track and assess energy and water consumption across your building portfolio.

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The Portfolio Manager DataTrends series is the first-ever analysis of aggregate data stored within ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager, pulled from a pool of hundreds of thousands of commercial buildings across the United States. This fact sheet -- Energy Use in K-12 Schools -- examines how offices use energy, as well as the characteristics of the schools currently benchmarking in Portfolio Manager. Other statistics are also presented in an easy-to-read format.

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