To ensure completeness of your benchmarking report, please review the following before submitting:
Did you check the Covered Buildings List?
Is benchmarking required for your property?
Is water data required?
Did you enter BBL and BIN under property details (“Unique Identifiers”)?
Do you need to benchmark your property as a campus? If there is more than one building on your tax lot, you probably do.
Did you create a parent property with number of buildings > 1
Did you create a child property for each building?
Did you load data for meters that are shared by two or more buildings into the parent property?
Did you load data for meters that are used by a single building into the appropriate building (child?)
If your property (tax lot) has only one building, did you indicate that you reported energy use for the whole building?
Have you collected your uploaded data from Con Edison and/or National Grid (see www.nyc.gov/benchmarkingdatarequest)?
If your property uses fuel oil or any other energy NOT provided by Con Edison or National Grid, have you collected and entered the use data?
If your property uses fuel oil did you mark the meter “by delivery”?
If you are required to benchmark water, have you received data for 2017 from DEP?
Did you deactivate all energy meters that were manually created prior to 2018?
Did you check for possible errors using the error checker in the Summary tab of your property?
Did you download the 2018 reporting template from Benchmarking Compliance Instructions and submit your report to NYC?
After submitting, did you receive your email acknowledgement from Energy Star?