Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
Transwestern is a privately held real estate firm that currently oversees the leasing and management of more than 225 million square feet of commercial real estate nationwide. Transwestern is receiving ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year—Sustained Excellence recognition for demonstrating commitment to continuous improvement through the enhancement and expansion of its energy and water management programs, including the use of ENERGY STAR tools and resources. Key 2016 accomplishments include:
- Utilizing ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager® to collect and track data for 433 commercial buildings totaling 76 million square feet.
- Rolling out the One-Point Challenge, an internal program that uses the ENERGY STAR Target Finder tool to set energy reduction objectives and track progress with the goal of reducing each building’s annual energy use by one percentage point.
- Conducting in-depth training sessions for staff that offer new opportunities to save energy and drive cost savings, including ENERGY STAR tools and resources.
- Featuring ENERGY STAR tools, resources, and guidance documents on an internal sustainability website available to all team members, with specialized content for brokers and property managers.