Tools that provide a performance ranking based on a peer group of similar buildings.
|List Options||Option Definition||Unit of Measure|
|Not applicable||Not applicable||None|
|Labs21||A tool to compare the energy use of lab buildings with that of similar facilities in the US||None|
|Portfolio Manager||An online tool used to measure and track energy and water consumption, as well as greenhouse gas emissions; and to benchmark the performance of one building or a portfolio of buildings||None|
|Buildings Performance Database Tool||A dataset of information about the energy-related characteristics of commercial and residential buildings allowing users to explore the data across real estate sectors and regions, and compare various physical and operational characteristics to gain a better understanding of market conditions and trends in energy performance||None|
CSV or XML files containing information such as definition, unique ID, and URL for each BEDES Term or List Option can be downloaded by clicking the appropriate orange button. The downloaded file can then be processed offline. Note that the XML documents are simply a "flat file" of terms, not a structured schema.