Denver to make commercial energy ratings public

Denver City Council is to make the energy ratings of all commercial buildings public. The information will be published on a clickable map and searchable database online. The move is the latest step in a series of initiatives from the Energize Denver task force, which aims to ensure the city meets its energy efficiency goals. […]

US scheme helps save $2.8m on energy costs

A US energy efficiency project has helped save around $2.8 million (£1.8m) and cut energy waste across 10 million square feet. The Denver Housing Authority and the cities of Denver and Arvada, Colorado reduced waste in commercial buildings, public facilities and affordable housing. This was achieved by installing solar panels, switching to energy efficient lighting and equipment upgrades. […]