Cushman & Wakefield

Washington, District of Columbia

Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence - Energy Management


Cushman & Wakefield is a global real estate services firm. Cushman & Wakefield has maintained its longstanding commitment to energy conservation across its portfolio, and leverages ENERGY STAR® tools and resources to communicate with internal and external stakeholders. Key 2021 accomplishments include:

  • Achieving ENERGY STAR certification for 222 buildings.
  • Completing over 40 ASHRAE Energy Audits to evaluate building energy performance and provide low- and no-cost energy conservation measures as well as capital cost suggestions. In 2021, these audits resulted in an average of 16% energy savings and approximately 153 million kBtu total energy savings.
  • Providing robust internal benchmarking support by regularly hosting training sessions on ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager®, providing pre-recorded trainings on the company intranet, and utilizing staff to serve as a help desk.
  • Providing trainings to brokers featuring the value of asset energy performance and encouraging the use of ENERGY STAR as a differentiator in the market, which led to an increase in the number of properties benchmarked.
  • Delivering more than 20 presentations to encourage use of ENERGY STAR-rated products in all tenant spaces and the implementation of energy-efficient practices to increase scores and potentially earn ENERGY STAR Tenant Space recognition.
In 2020 alone, ENERGY STAR and its partners helped Americans avoid more than $40 Billion in energy costs

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