Key Considerations for Utility Data Access to Support Benchmarking

Last updated: 02-22-2022
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As voluntary and mandatory drivers for benchmarking continue to increase at the local and state level, more commercial andmultifamily building owners and managers are asking utilities for support in obtaining streamlined access to the whole-building energy consumption data needed to accurately benchmark their properties in EPA’s ENERGY STAR® Portfolio Manager® tool. This one-page document provides an overview of key considerations that will guide utilities as they design and deploy customer-facing data access solutions.