Market Solutions Research Teams

The Market Solutions Research teams coordinate with industry leaders to overcome non-technical barriers to energy efficiency by executing stakeholder engagement, research, and market intervention efforts.

Featured Resources

Providing building owners with energy data through city and utility partnerships: Energy Data Access - Blueprint for Action
Create Sustainable Landlord-Tenant Relationships: Green Lease Leaders
Find Financing for Your Energy Efficiency Projects: Financing Navigator
Learn About the Waste Reduction Pilot: Explore Here

Explore the Market Solutions Research Teams

Learn how the Better Buildings Alliance drives innovative market solutions.

Leasing & Tenant Build-Out

The Leasing & Tenant Build-Out team is committed to minimizing the landlord/tenant split incentive. Through programs like Green Lease Leaders, leading organizations are using green leasing clauses, developing build-out specifications, and providing design options to reduce the total cost of occupancy over the life of the lease.


High-Performance Property Valuation & Mortgages

The High Performance Property Valuation and Mortgages team meets at the intersection of energy efficiency and financial performance. The team provides scalable interventions intended to increase data sharing and improve the consideration of energy in valuation and underwriting of energy performance building attributes.


Energy Efficiency Project Financing

The Energy Efficiency Project Financing team works with industry leaders to develop resources proving the value of efficiency projects, information on collaborative groups, and guidance to explain energy efficiency financing mechanisms – including tools like the Better Buildings Financing Navigator.


Waste Reduction and Diversion

The Waste Reduction and Diversion Team is working with organizations to address challenges and share best practices related to waste management in commercial sectors.  The team is also exploring the waste-energy nexus to better understand the relationship waste reduction to energy efficiency.


Energy Data Access

The Energy Data Access team facilitates improved access to building performance data in order to drive benchmarking and other forms of energy performance analysis that serve as the foundation for strategic energy management.



Additional Information

Discover Technology Info Suites

Technology Information Suites are designed to help you better understand and overcome technical barriers related to specific technologies.

Join a Technology Campaign

Experts from DOE’s national labs lead Technology Campaigns that provide guidance and recognition for participants in specific technology areas ranging from interior lighting to rooftop units.

Explore Technology Research Teams

 Experts from DOE's National Labs analyze the latest research and development on a range of building technologies with the goal of providing market-ready solutions to partners.