resources for residential building operators & engineers
Building operators and engineers understand their building’s systems best. Explore resources hand-selected to help you undertake deep energy retrofits and stay afloat of compliance requirements in New York City policy.
Anatomy of an Energy Efficient Building Exhibit: Heating
An exhibit detailing heating system solutions that improve comfort, marketability, and energy efficiency.Explore
Low Carbon Multifamily Playbook
A series of playbooks describing retrofit case studies in various multifamily residential buildings.Explore
ERV Tech Primer
A technical primer describing Enhanced Ventilation with Energy Recovery Ventilators (ERV) that can significantly improve heating and cooling efficiency.Explore
Building efficiency goes beyond electrification. Learn more about strategies for high performance building upgrades for all building systems.
Exhibit showcase highlighting technologies, components, and equipment that have been used to optimize building envelope performance.Explore
Windows Tech Primer
State-of-the-art windows significantly improve comfort, reduce operating costs, and save energy.Explore
Wall Insulation Playbook
A technical primer detailing how high-performance wall insulation improves comfort and saves energy.Explore
New York has enacted first-of-its-kind climate action legislation for buildings. Learn how the industry is changing and what you can do to help your clients stay ahead of the compliance curve.
Climate Mobilization Act Primer
A free, one-hour seminar on new climate legislation, emissions limits, and compliance strategies.Explore
LL97 Carbon Emissions Calculator
Estimate your building's LL97 carbon penalty with this interactive tool.Explore
CMA Solar and Green Roof Event
An event video with expert panelists detailing Local Law 92 & 94 requirements for green and solar roofs on new construction and substantial renovation projects.Explore
ready to implement these retrofit strategies?
The NYC Accelerator has relaunched its program after a suspension in services due to COVID-19. They provide free, personalized guidance to make cost-saving, energy-efficiency upgrades and reduce carbon emissions in New York City.