2017 Benchmarking deadline extended to Feb. 15

One last reprieve has been given to New York City buildings that have not yet benchmarked their energy and water usage for the 2017 calendar year and reported it to the City. The new due date is Friday, Feb. 15, 2019. The deadline for 2018 data remains the same (May 1, 2019). This last extension […]

Benchmarking Mid-Sized NYC Multifamily Buildings

New York City has been requiring buildings to benchmark their energy and water use since Local Law 84 of 2009 went into effect. Affected buildings must prepare and submit an annual report of energy and water use every year, using the US Environmental Protection Agency’s “Portfolio Manager” tool.  The building’s usage data is analyzed and […]

AEA conducts webinar on new EPA Portfolio Manager Tool

On July 26th, AEA’s Vince Peréz presented a webinar on the  new, upgraded Portfolio Manager online benchmarking tool, issued the previous week by the Environmental Protection Agency.  Vince took participants through much of the EPA’s instructional slide deck together with additional materials providing instructions for New York City property managers to enter and submit their data to the […]

Access to EPA Portfolio Manager Online Benchmarking Tool to Close from June 26-July 9 for Upgrades

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has scheduled a major upgrade to its Portfolio Manager online benchmarking tool, used by property managers across the US to track the energy and water use of their buildings and submit reports to municipalities to comply with local mandates. The new product will deliver a much improved user experience and graphical interface with a wider […]


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