One year into a decade that demands critical, widespread action, IMT’s annual report pauses to take stock of how we pushed for higher-performing buildings in 2020. You can also access past annual reports at www.imt.org/annualreport.
The Green Lease Leader program is expanding to include multifamily buildings.
Here are three ways DC’s multifamily housing industry can prioritize health and safety during the the COVID-19 pandemic while also complying with the District’s Building Energy Performance Standards (BEPS).
This paper hopes to help jurisdictions design policies and budget for programs to enable affordable housing to benefit from building performance standards.
Local governments are adopting ambitious building performance policies to achieve climate goals, but how can they preserve housing affordability?
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Commons is the first multifamily Passive House-certified retrofit project in the country.
Jessica Miller, IMT Specialist for Public-Private Strategy and Engagement, shares why cross-sector collaboration is key to achieving national and local climate and building energy reduction goals. What do you value most about building energy efficiency and high-performance buildings? I first got into this field out of an interest in architectural history. I love cities and … Continued
7 Easy Steps to an Energy-Efficient Apartment is your guide to simple, energy-saving solutions in your space. IMT created this resource in partnership with the District of Columbia Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU).
Opportunities abound to finance energy efficiency in multifamily buildings.
Increasing the energy efficiency of America’s multifamily buildings could save building owners and managers, residents, governments, energy efficiency service providers, and financiers close to $3.4 billion in annual savings. Recognizing this, Catalyzing Efficiency: Unlocking Energy Information and Value in Apartment Buildings explores how governments and energy efficiency implementers could help these stakeholders better analyze and act … Continued