Green leasing, or “energy-aligned leasing,” resolves the split-incentive problem faced by landlords and tenants in traditional commercial leases to allow both parties to reap the benefits of energy efficiency investments. Below is a collection of IMT’s green leasing resources.

The Latest

Green Lease Leaders: Landlord Reference Guide

This document provides guidance to landlords on how to comply with and implement national green leasing standards and achieve recognition as a Green Lease Leader.

Green Lease Leaders: Tenant Reference Guide

This document provides guidance to tenants on how to comply with and implement national green leasing standards and achieve recognition as a Green Lease Leader.

All Roads Lead to Green Leasing

Economic, social and environmental factors are pushing the commercial real estate market toward greener leases.

Green Leasing by the Numbers

To demonstrate the impacts of green leasing and programs that support its adoption, IMT, the Department of Energy (DOE), and RE Tech Advisors collaborated to develop a paper for the ACEEE Summer Study.