Kilroy Realty Corporation
Los Angeles, California
Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
Kilroy Realty Corporation is a real estate investment trust. Kilroy Realty has consistently reduced energy consumption across its portfolio, providing leadership and stakeholder engagement in sustainability across the commercial real estate market. Key 2019 accomplishments include:
- Achieving ENERGY STAR Certification for 72 percent of its portfolio, including multifamily and tenant-operated buildings.
- Increasing its average ENERGY STAR score across its portfolio from 79 to 81 from 2018 to 2019.
- Leveraging ENERGY STAR Treasure Hunt resources to conduct hunts in approximately 60 percent of its portfolio.
- Completing 15 LED lighting projects spanning approximately 2.9 million square feet, with an expected savings of approximately 1.2 million kilowatt hours annually and $203,000 in energy costs.
- Growing the Kilroy Innovation Lab with new partners and four new pilots, including a clear window film spray, an innovative plug load project, a low flow urinal retrofit and a precooling HVAC project.
- Incorporating a Vendor Code of Conduct in all new vendor contracts, which requires vendors to pursue energy efficiency.