Know Your Score: Building Energy Scoring

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Fort Collins Utilities is exploring options for a potential building energy scoring and benchmarking program that could impact local businesses. Cities across the nation have implemented similar programs in recent years.

Energy scoring and benchmarking can be beneficial tools in helping owners, property managers and tenants:

  • understand their building’s energy use
  • establish a baseline for tracking and identifying opportunities to reduce energy-related costs
  • improve occupancy and retention rates

View the BES Council Agenda Item Summary and work session video to learn more - starts at 01:07:08. City staff are working to determine the next steps to launch the Building Energy Scoring initiative in 2019 with City Council based on working group recommendations. Check this page periodically for updates.


Fort Collins Utilities is exploring options for a potential building energy scoring and benchmarking program that could impact local businesses. Cities across the nation have implemented similar programs in recent years.

Energy scoring and benchmarking can be beneficial tools in helping owners, property managers and tenants:

  • understand their building’s energy use
  • establish a baseline for tracking and identifying opportunities to reduce energy-related costs
  • improve occupancy and retention rates

View the BES Council Agenda Item Summary and work session video to learn more - starts at 01:07:08. City staff are working to determine the next steps to launch the Building Energy Scoring initiative in 2019 with City Council based on working group recommendations. Check this page periodically for updates.


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