Benefits

Performance-based procurement benefits:

  • Reduce owner’s risk in buying a high performance or net zero building
  • Achieve superior energy performance within construction budgets
  • Maximize energy savings and control costs
  • Deliver the energy performance predicted during design
  • Speed construction and delivery
  • Establish measurable success criteria
  • Maintain energy-efficient design intent during building operation
  • Improve construction quality

We provide building owners with:

  • Technical assistance to establish project energy requirements and evaluate team submittals
  • Procurement language that integrates into existing RFP and contract documents
  • Easy-to-use processes from RFP through operations
  • Training and resources that allow owners to replicate this procurement approach across a portfolio of buildings
  • Connection to utility financial incentives