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.

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electrification

As New York transitions to a clean energy grid, buildings will need to install new electric technology to keep pace. Learn more about strategies for electrification through tech primers, exhibits, and case studies.

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Anatomy of an Energy Efficient Building Exhibit: Heating

An exhibit detailing heating system solutions that improve comfort, marketability, and energy efficiency.

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Low Carbon Multifamily Playbook

A series of playbooks describing retrofit case studies in various multifamily residential buildings.

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ERV Tech Primer

A technical primer describing Enhanced Ventilation with Energy Recovery Ventilators (ERV) that can significantly improve heating and cooling efficiency.

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non-electric systems

Building efficiency goes beyond electrification. Learn more about strategies for high performance building upgrades for all building systems.

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Envelope Showcase

Exhibit showcase highlighting technologies, components, and equipment that have been used to optimize building envelope performance.

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Windows Tech Primer

State-of-the-art windows significantly improve comfort, reduce operating costs, and save energy.

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Wall Insulation Playbook

A technical primer detailing how high-performance wall insulation improves comfort and saves energy.

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compliance

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.

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Climate Mobilization Act Primer

A free, one-hour seminar on new climate legislation, emissions limits, and compliance strategies.

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LL97 Carbon Emissions Calculator

Estimate your building's LL97 carbon penalty with this interactive tool.

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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.

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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.

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