Resources for Green Leases Development

Many local governments are sharing interest in information on green leases. The below is a list of green lease resource links and examples: The City of Portland’s Green Tenant Improvement Guide; (more…)

ARB Releases Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund (GGRF) Investments by Region

The Air Resources Board (ARB) has posted a document that provides the summation of California Climate Investments by region, Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), county, and legislative district (document available on ARB’s website here).  As described (more…)

Energy Commission Chair Releases Letter Urging the Future Closure of Aliso Canyon

California Energy Commission Chair Robert B. Weisenmiller released a letter urging the California Public Utilities Commission to plan for the future closure of the Aliso Canyon natural gas storage facility. You can read the letter below.   July 19, 2017 President Michael Picker California Public Utilities Commission 505 Van Ness Avenue San Francisco, CA 94102…

Sunnyvale releases Energy and Environmental “Fitness” App, Tracking Community EE Savings

The City of Sunnyvale has released an app to the community focused on tracking energy efficiency and environmental actions. IGreen Sunnyvale was developed through a partnership with Raleigh app developer JouleBug, and enables Sunnyvale community members to track activities like riding a bike, avoiding waste, and reducing energy use. The app also connects users to…

Green Lease Leaders Program Kicks Off Its Third Year

As released January 27, 2016 by the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) – full press release here: Today, the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) and the U.S. Department of (more…)

New Report: What’s in a Green Lease?

A new report from the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT), What’s in a Green Lease? Measuring the Potential Impact of Green Leases in the U.S. Office Sector is now (more…)