2021 Energy Benchmarking and Building Audit Mandates
It's benchmarking season, and if you’re not up to date on the latest mandates and the Building audit requirements associated with those mandates, penalties could substantially impact your NOI.
In today’s regulatory environment, multifamily properties are faced with growing requirements to monitor and report whole building energy usage in an effort to reduce energy consumption. More of these companies are realizing they do not have the expertise or resources to navigate the intricacies and complexities of these reporting requirements—not to mention fully grasping the requirements behind green- lending compliance that varies by region and vendor.
RealPage® Energy Benchmarking experts have a deep understanding of local energy disclosure regulations and data requirements for ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager®. They work with utility providers and local property managers to clean and upload data, diligently report EPA scores and make extensive recommendations for reducing energy consumption and increasing energy efficiency to increase cash flow and increase asset value.
This timely webcast examines:
- Mandatory benchmarking requirements
- Specific penalties for noncompliance
- Timelines you’ll need to meet
- The real benefits of benchmarking
- Mandated energy audits
- How RealPage Energy Benchmarking keeps you in compliance
Mary Nitschke joined RealPage as Vice President of Sustainability in 2019. Previously she was the Director of Ancillary Services for the award-winning Prometheus Real Estate Group, Inc, where she had the privilege of managing both the resident costs and expense sides of the utility wheelhouse.
Mary is passionate about utilities, and should perhaps switch to decaf. She was the first president of the Utility Management Advisory board, possesses an Energy Resource Management Certificate from UC Davis, and two Bachelors of Art from UC Berkeley.
Bob RicobeneDirector, Energy Management, RealPage Utility Management, RealPage, Inc.
Bob joined RealPage in 2017 from AUM, bringing over 30 years of energy expertise and leadership. Before joining AUM, Bob served as Regional Vice President at Direct Energy and Pepco Energy Services, as well as in several leadership roles at Exelon Energy. He and his team of RealPage Energy Analysts deliver a wide range of energy solutions to the multifamily industry.
Dimitris KapsisVP Energy Management, RealPage Utility Management, Realpage,Inc
Dimitris joined RealPage in 2017, bringing over 15 years of energy expertise and leadership. Before joining RealPage, Dimitris served as Chief Energy Officer for AUM. He and his team of energy experts helped AUM become the premier energy management provider to the multifamily industry. Dimitris previously served as Director of Energy Management for Archstone, a Denver-based property ownership and management firm.