Energy Efficiency / High Performance Buildings

Action 1. Adopt an Energy Benchmarking Ordinance

Efficient Buildings Collaborative –  Find resources for cities developing and implementing building energy benchmarking and transparency policies, as well as information for building owners affected by these policies. 

Minneapolis Energy Benchmarking page & ordinance

St. Louis Park Energy Benchmarking page & ordinance

Action 2. Commercial & Multifamily Engagement Partners in Energy, PACE, Cost Share Grants

Action 3. Adopt a Sustainable Building Policy Performance construction with city investments

Action 4. New Buildings – Educating Developers Xcel design assistance, PACE funding

Action 6. Truth in Sale of Housing Inspections Adding an energy audit and energy score

Action 7. Cities comments on Inclusive Financing docket with the PUC Completed June 2020

Action 5. Supporting Legislation or Statewide Policy Improvements net-zero construction