USAA Real Estate Company
San Antonio, Texas
Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
USAA Real Estate Company provides co-investment, acquisition, and development services across the United States for corporate and institutional investors. USAA Real Estate Company is receiving ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year—Sustained Excellence recognition for continuing to find new and creative opportunities to improve energy efficiency in its diverse portfolio of high-performing properties. Key 2015 accomplishments include:
- Having an ENERGY STAR score above 75 for 95 percent of its total office buildings.
- Continuing to integrate ENERGY STAR tools into its energy management program with the automation of electric, gas, and water data benchmarking in ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager® through third-party implementation partners that provide detailed analytics on building performance.
- Improving awareness of ENERGY STAR and USAA Real Estate Company’s commitment to energy efficiency and furthering engagement with third-party hotel operators.
- Participating in EPA’s ENERGY STAR National Building Competition, with two buildings exceeding 10-percent savings. USAA engaged stakeholders in the event by using platforms including Twitter, tenant events, e-mailed newsletters, and giveaways.
- Recognizing building teams that achieve ENERGY STAR certification, an ENERGY STAR score above a 94, or the greatest improvement in ENERGY STAR score.