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by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jun 29, 2022
The Commercial Real Estate (CRE) sector saw strong turnout at the 2022 Better Buildings, Better Plants Summit, with representatives from more than two dozen organizations taking advantage of the opportunity to share progress, exchange proven efficiency and decarbonization solutions, and network...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Nov 13, 2020
The Green Lease Leaders application for 2021 recognition is officially open! Get recognized for your smart leasing efforts and showcase your commitment to sustainability. Owners and tenants are both invited to apply. You can use the Lease Audit Tool to determine if your organization meets the...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jul 14, 2020
This year, 29 organizations, collectively representing more than 1 billion square feet of leased space earned the Green Lease Leader designation. These organizations consist of owners and renters ranging from small and large commercial offices to retail and industrial properties and data centers....
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Mar 23, 2020
Does your organization include energy efficiency and sustainability in its lease clauses or corporate guidelines? Apply to be a 2020 Green Lease Leader! Developed through DOE’s Better Buildings Initiative and the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT), Green Lease Leaders is a national program...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jun 29, 2018
This year at the BOMA International Conference & Expo in San Antonio, TX, DOE’s Better Buildings Alliance and the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) announced the 2018 Green Lease Leaders. Green Lease Leaders is a joint effort by DOE and IMT to recognize companies and real estate...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on May 07, 2018
Exciting news in the green leasing field! BOMA International has released its new Green Lease Guide, tailored towards helping owners and tenants reduce their impact by incorporating specific sustainability attributes. Green Lease Guide: A Guide for Landlords and Tenants to Collaborate on Energy...