Intermediate and Advanced Level guide

Publication Title: Intermediate and Advanced Level – A guide to Community-Wide Benchmarking Analysis

Consortium Member(s): The Pennsylvania State University

Project Contact: Scott Wagner

Date: April 30, 2016

Intended for property owners, portfolio managers and government officials, the Intermediate and Advanced Level – A Guide to Community-Wide Benchmarking Analysis guides offer further approaches to understanding the movement of Energy Star Portfolio Manager scores and the relationship to specific fuel use types. Score movement also relates to targeting a subset of inefficient benchmarked properties for energy efficiency measures. The advanced guide offers benchmarking program managers methodologies to track year-over-year changes in the efficiency of their benchmarked building stock and to develop a subset of “localized” peers to compare the efficiency of specific properties against