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Chicago Passes Mandatory Energy Benchmarking Ordinance
Posted on 7 Oct 2013 by Jenner & Block Corporate Environmental Lawyer

The Chicago City Council recently passed the Building Energy Use Benchmarking Ordinance of the City of Chicago 1 (the "Ordinance"), and as a result have joined eight major cities and two states 2 that require some form of energy benchmarking... Read More

Columbia Law School Center for Climate Change Law: Building Energy Audits and Benchmarking – A Growing Trend
Posted on 24 Apr 2011 by J. Cullen Howe

By J. Cullen Howe, Environmental Law Specialist, Arnold & Porter LLP Increasingly, states and municipalities are requiring buildings within their jurisdictions to perform energy audits or otherwise disclose their energy use, usually referred... Read More