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NYC Energy Local Laws

NYC has a series of Local Laws on building energy use that has put the city on a pathway of achieving its goal of 80% reduction in emissions by 2050. To save you time, we've created guides to the local laws as an overview of the laws and how we can help you comply with each and every one of them.

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Building Typology

Listed below are the pertaining Energy Local Laws to building typology.  

Small Buildings < 25,000 sq ft 
Policies and Requirements in NYC:

▪️ LL85 I Energy Conservation Code

▪️ LL92/LL94 I Solar PV & Green Roofs

▪️ LL154 I All-Electric Buildings

Large Buildings > 25,000 sq ft

Policies and Requirements in NYC:

▪️ LL85 I Energy Conservation Code

▪️ LL95 I Building Efficiency Letter Grade 

▪️ LL88 I Lighting 

▪️ LL97 I Carbon Emissions Limit

▪️ LL84/LL133 I Annual Benchmarking 

▪️ LL87 I Energy Audit & Retrocomissioning 

▪️ LL92/LL94 I Solar PV & Green Roofs

▪️ LL154 I All-Electric Buildings
Existing Buildings

Policies and Requirements in NYC:

▪️ LL85 I Energy Conservation Code

▪️ LL95 I Building Efficiency Letter Grade 

▪️ LL88 I Lighting 

▪️ LL97 I Carbon Emissions Limit

▪️ LL84/LL133 I Annual Benchmarking 

▪️ LL87 I Energy Audit & Retrocomissioning 

▪️ LL92/LL94 I Solar PV & Green Roofs

▪️ LL154 I All-Electric Buildings 

New Construction

Policies and Requirements in NYC:

▪️ LL85 I Energy Conservation Code

▪️ LL95 I Building Efficiency Letter Grade 

▪️ LL97 I Carbon Emissions Limit

▪️ LL84/LL133 I Annual Benchmarking 

▪️ LL92/LL94 I Solar PV & Green Roofs

▪️ LL154 I All-Electric Buildings 

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