Energy Audits & Retro-commissioning

Local Law 87

Requires all buildings over 50,000 square feet to file an Energy Efficiency Report (EER) which requires an energy audit and retro-commissioning to be completed every ten years.  

Helpful Links

Local Law 87 Statute

The City’s energy audit & retro-commissioning law.

Local Law 87 Rules (2012) & Local Law 87 Amended Rules (2019)

Local Law 87 Frequently Asked Questions

The Department of Buildings guide for non-technical questions regarding Local Law 87.

Online Energy Audit Tool FAQ

Questions and answers regarding the Online Energy Audit Tool which is used to complete the EER report.

DOB Slide Deck

Powerpoint Slides from the Department of Buildings 2019 Information Session on Local Law 87. 

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