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100% Clean Energy Plan September 19, 2017

On May 1, 2017, the City Council of Atlanta unanimously passed Resolution 17-R-3510 that directed the Office of Resilience, by January 2018, to develop a plan for City of Atlanta operations to achieve 100% …

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Mayor Kasim Reed Launches Recycling Incentives Program August 12, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 12, 2015 News Release Mayor Kasim Reed Launches Recycling Incentives Program New program allows City of Atlanta residents to earn up to $300 in rewards annually ATLANTA –  …

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Presentation: Climate Action Plan August 7, 2015

Jairo Garcia, Ed.D., analyst for the Office of Sustainability, presented this overview of the City’s Climate Action Plan (CAP) at the Sustainable Atlanta Roundtable in August of 2015. The presentation provides an …

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Benchmarking Deadline Is Monday, July 20 July 15, 2015

Mayor’s Office of Sustainability Reminds Commercial Building Owners to Meet July Benchmarking Deadline Building owners must submit energy use data through Energy Star Portfolio Manager by July 20 ATLANTA – The Mayor’s …

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Mayor’s Office of Sustainability Reminds Commercial Building Owners to Meet July Benchmarking Deadline July 13, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 13, 2015 News Release Mayor’s Office of Sustainability Reminds Commercial Building Owners to Meet July Benchmarking Deadline Building owners must submit energy use data through Energy Star Portfolio …

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Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge Participants Lead Nation in Water Savings Pilot Program June 9, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 9, 2015 News Release Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge Participants Lead Nation in Water Savings Pilot Program Atlanta’s participant portfolio accounted for 43% of 377 million gallons in total …

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Benchmarking Compliance Website June 2, 2015

As a resource to the commercial building community impacted by the Commercial Buildings Energy Efficiency Ordinance (15-O-1101), the Office of Sustainability has created a dedicated web portal for all resources related to …

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ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager Training Sessions June 2, 2015

The  Office of Sustainability is collaborating with local organizations to offer several opportunities to support your work in ENERGY STAR® Portfolio Manager® to successfully meet the reporting deadline. Join us and learn …

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May 12th TRAINING: COMMERCIAL ENERGY EFFICIENCY ORDINANCE 1101 May 7, 2015

Commercial Energy Efficiency Ordinance 1101 Benchmarking | Transparency | Assessments | Retrocommissioning This training is for Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge participants. Public training dates will be announced shortly. Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 …

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ATL 26: 2015 Earth Day Cleanup Challenge May 4, 2015

ATL 26 recaps this year’s Earth Day Cleanup Challenge with volunteers from the City of Atlanta, U.S. EPA Region 4 and students from the Atlanta University Center Living Green Club at the …

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City of Atlanta Adopts Progressive Energy Policy to Tackle Commercial Energy Use April 21, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 21, 2015 City of Atlanta Adopts Progressive Energy Policy to Tackle Commercial Energy Use   Atlanta is the first city in the Southeast to pass legislation targeting energy …

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