Retrofits Take Chicago's Buildings into the Future

September 2014
Buildings;Sep2014, Vol. 108 Issue 9, p24
Trade Publication
The article discusses the five best practices that cities can use when implementing energy use reduction programs, as suggested by the Retrofit Chicago Commercial Buildings Initiative in its report. It includes cross-sector partnerships between public, private, and non-profit on energy use reduction efforts, setting goals on energy reduction policies, and the offer of utility energy efficiency incentives.


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