Benchmarking of Commercial Buildings Implementation in California

Published on January 3, 2018 by Charles Orr to in Benchmarking, California AB 802, Los Angeles EBEWE

In California, 2018 could be labeled as the “Year of the Benchmark”.  In 2018, California implemented the CA AB 802 statute, Los Angeles began its Existing Building Energy and Water Efficiency Ordinance (EBEWE) (December 1st, 2017 for properties over 100,000 square feet to be more exact), and Berkeley implemented its Building Energy Savings Ordinance (BESO) program.  And, the City of