Tools and Resources
This 28-page report profiles several commercial real estate owners, managers, and tenants who are tapping into the power of collaboration to overcome barriers to high-performance, sustainable buildings. These innovative organizations demonstrate the value of retrofitting leased space as green space, measuring and sharing energy data to enable efficiency, and engaging around sustainability. Their stories serve as models for other landlords and tenants who face challenges in coming together for top performance.
tekWorx implemented an adaptive control system saving Schering-Plough $150,000 per year.
The Benham Companies provide a Design/Build Ventilation System and a Building Management System producing savings of over $1 million annually.
The American Center office tower increases financial performance and reduces energy use through a performance contract with Trane.
TRC Energy Services, through its support for NYSERDA’s Energy Smart Schools Program, has helped to lower energy usage by an average of 19% across 140 school districts in New York State.
Learn about how jcpenney saved money and increased its ENERGY STAR scores by installing rooftop solar arrays in this five-page in-depth case study.
Varo Engineers implements phased-in lighting system upgrade at Owens Corning plant in Newark, Ohio, saving $270,000 annually in electricity and maintenance.
Frito-Lay leverages their energy effort by partnering with Wheatstone Energy to identify and implement lighting improvements resulting in savings of $2.2 million.
Yates partners with Nissan to save over $300,000 annually in energy expenses.