A Utility Regulator's Guide to Data Access for Commercial Building Energy Performance Benchmarking

May 29, 2013

Offers policy options and considerations to state utility commissions in providing access to energy use data to help commercial customers manage energy costs through building energy benchmarking.

  • This document was essential to informing Montgomery County, Maryland, staff and policymakers on best practices related to energy performance benchmarking regulations. This helped facilitate the passage of the first county-wide energy performance benchmarking law in the Nation.

    Eric Coffman, Office of Energy and Sustainability, Montgomery County, Maryland
For more information contact:
Cody Taylor, U.S. Department of Energy
Tracy Narel, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Andrew Burr, U.S. Department of Energy