National Multifamily Housing Council

Washington, District of Columbia


ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - Energy Efficiency Program Delivery

National Multifamily Housing Council

The National Multifamily Housing Council (NHMC) is a trade association representing some of the country’s leading owners, managers, and financiers of apartment properties. NHMC is receiving ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year recognition for promoting the value of energy efficiency through ENERGY STAR to its broad membership base. Key 2016 accomplishments include:

  • Partnering with Kingsley Group to develop the largest ever national survey to assess renter demographics and preferences regarding “green” apartment features, including energy and water efficient appliances and on-site recycling programs.  NMHC also facilitated discussions with EPA on survey methodology and data analytics as the basis to inform future outreach and ENERGY STAR branding efforts in the multifamily space.
  • Including ENERGY STAR articles in the Multifamily Markup, NMHC’s weekly newsletter delivered to over 11,000 apartment industry decision makers in the nation’s top firms.
  • Launching a CEO-level campaign aimed at facilitating access to accurate, aggregated whole building utility consumption data to drive investment in properties.
  • Promoting industry awareness of ENERGY STAR resources, including dedicating a web portal with links to ENERGY STAR program tools as well as case studies and reports on energy efficiency.
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