How to Benchmark for Beginners

Never benchmarked before? No problem! This is the only free training on NYC benchmarking from Start to Submission!


This How-To training is offered in the Spring and will equip you with all you need to know to prepare and submit your Energy and Water Benchmarking Report to NYC ahead of the annual May 1st deadline.

Cost: Free
Duration: 2 x 1.5 hours (once a week)
Location: Online

What We Will Cover

Benchmarking Fundamentals

  • What is benchmarking
  • Why is benchmarking important
  • What are NYC compliance requirements

Benchmarking and You

  • How to determine if your property is required to benchmark
  • How to use the EnergyStar Portfolio Manager Tool
  • How to create a property profile in Energy Star Portfolio Manager
  • How to upload energy and water data from your utilities

Benchmarking and the City

  • How to review your benchmarking report
  • How to submit your benchmarking report to the City of New York


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