The City of Seattle and the Environmental Protection Agency are offering free building energy peformance benchmarking training. There will be three four-hour computer based workshops held at the University of Washington in Seattle. There are three morning options so you can work around your existing schedule. You must pre-register to attend, though. Clicking on the date below will take you to the the registration page for that date’s session.
The EPA and the City of Seattle have developed a pre-recorded webinar training to demonstrate how to benchmark a building’s energy performance using Energy Star’s Portfolio Manager. Instruction includes how to request Automated Benchmarking Services from local utility providers as well as how to annually report to the City of Seattle to comply with Seattle’s Building Energy Benchmarking and Reporting Ordinance. Watch the entire webinar or just the modules relevent to your needs.