NRDC Expert Blog

Chicago Cuts Emissions 7 Percent, Buildings Lead the Way

The City of Chicago has cut citywide emissions by 7 percent from 2010-2015, according to the greenhouse gas inventory released last week.

Leadership Honored at 2016 Retrofit Chicago Awards

Last week, 200 of Chicago’s real estate and energy efficiency professionals gathered at the third annual Retrofit Chicago Energy Challenge Awards & Celebration to toast energy efficiency and recognize the buildings and individuals who are leaders in improving building energy performance.

The Next Frontier for Energy Savings in Buildings and Cities: Tenant Spaces

There’s a shocking global statistic that we may be on the cusp of changing for good.

Here it is: If U.S. buildings were a country, they would be the third largest energy consumer in the world.

Chicago Skyline Getting Greener

CoStar Partnership Helps Businesses Choose High Performing Buildings

Going green in your building is about to become business as usual. Have you ever wondered how energy efficient the building is where you live, work, or shop?