Map: U.S. Building Benchmarking and Transparency Policies for Existing Buildings

One of IMT’s most in-demand resources, this map summarizes which cities, counties, and states have adopted mandatory building energy benchmarking and transparency policies for existing buildings. Click at right to download a high-resolution jpeg or PDF. Updated September 2018.

This map is updated frequently as new policies are adopted. Before referencing it, please check back here or visit for the most up-to-date version. 

In addition, IMT maintains two complementary maps tracking these policies in cities and counties only:

  1. U.S. City and County Policies for Existing Buildings: Benchmarking, Transparency, and Beyond
  2. U.S. City and County Benchmarking Policies for Existing Private Buildings