As of March 16, Building Energy Exchange will be temporarily closed to the public. Staff will be working remotely during this time and in-person programs in March and April have been postponed. Read our latest update on COVID-19 here.

The Building Energy Exchange (BE-Ex) is a center of excellence dedicated to reducing the effects of climate change by improving the built environment. BE-Ex accelerates the transition to healthy, comfortable, and energy efficient buildings by serving as a resource and trusted expert to the building industry.

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Anatomy of an Energy Efficient Building Exhibit

BE-Ex presents Anatomy of an Energy Efficient Building, a groundbreaking exhibit offering a glimpse inside New York City’s buildings to reveal the key energy systems that make our buildings work. Identifying strategic opportunities to improve the performance of these systems, the exhibit offers actionable insights to help New Yorkers save energy, reduce costs, and meet the City’s ambitious new climate action requirements, while improving comfort and livability.


Climate Mobilization Act Primer

Get informed on New York City climate legislation and its impact on buildings. Schedule a free presentation on the Climate Mobilization Act – the ambitious, first-of-its-kind legislation placing a limit on emissions from New York City buildings.

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High Performance Building Resources

The Building Energy Exchange has launched a new series of resources on high-performance building technologies and retrofit strategies. Explore the link below to learn more about the latest efficiency and comfort enhancing solutions for your building.

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Passive House Primer

Interested in learning more about Passive House but pressed for time? Join BE-Ex for the Passive House Primer – an engaging, one-hour seminar on Passive House fundamentals and their application in the NYC market. Available as a free session delivered at your office.

Please contact Regana Alicka at to schedule a Passive House Primer for your office.

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