With the energy benchmarking reporting deadline just a few weeks away, owners and managers of multifamily properties 50,000 square feet or greater should take advantage of free workshops and other support now:
Free workshop: September 20, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. on the University of Washington campus. Visit www.seattle.gov/energybenchmarkingto pre-register and for additional dates in the fall.
Drop-in help available each Wednesday: 11:00 a.m. am – 1:00 p.m. , Seattle Municipal Tower, 700 5th Avenue, 18th floor.
Helpline: Email EnergyBenchmarking@seattle.gov or call (206) 727-8484 (Mon. – Fri. 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.).
Resources: How to Guide and compliance checklists available at www.seattle.gov/energybenchmarking.
For those that would rather hire a pro, the Northwest Energy Efficiency Council (NEEC), a non-profit energy efficiency trade association, maintains a directory of benchmarking providers at www.neec.net/seattle-benchmarking-providers.
For more details about the benchmarking program, visit www.seattle.gov/energybenchmarking.