Cushman & Wakefield
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 2022 accomplishments include:
- Achieving ENERGY STAR certification for 241 buildings.
- Completing over 40 ASHRAE energy audits to evaluate building energy performance and provide low- to no-cost energy conservation measures as well as capital cost suggestions; these audits resulted in an average of 16% energy savings and approximately 166 million kBtu total energy savings during 2022.
- Hosting regular training sessions on ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager® through its Energy & Sustainability Services team, providing pre-recorded trainings on the company intranet, and utilizing staff to serve as a help desk by providing an hour-long office hour once a week to train property managers and engineers on proper benchmarking practices for their properties in ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager.
- Approving its decarbonization goals by the Science-Based Target initiative’s Net-Zero Corporate Standard, which includes reducing absolute scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas emissions across its corporate offices and operations by 50% by 2030.