State of Delaware

Challenge Commitment
8Million Square Feet
Goals Progress
20%Reduction in Energy Intensity17%Cumulative (vs. Baseline)

With the full implementation of Governor Jack Markell’s Executive Order 18 "Leading by Example towards a Clean Energy Economy and Sustainable Natural Environment," Delaware is committed to benchmarking and tracking facility energy consumption of all state buildings and reducing their energy consumption. The Executive Order 18 Workgroup will continue to implement the energy reduction strategy via various means including benchmarking and tracking facility energy consumption using EPA’s Portfolio Manager, implementing energy efficiency and renewable energy projects and state employee behavior change campaigns.