What is the origin of the data value?

Data Type: 
Constrained List
Unit of Measure: 
Commercial, Residential, Multifamily
List Options Option Definition Unit of Measure
Agent Property management agent or realtor provided the floor area value. None
Arch2030 Architecture 2030 is a non-profit organization established to transform the global built environment from the major contributor of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions to a central part of the solution to the climate crisis. None
ASHRAE From an ASHRAE calculation None
Assessor A qualified person who evaluates the quality or value of something None
Auditor An accredited auditor None
Building component library As specified in the Building Component Library (BCL) None
Design files From a design program (e.g. CAD/BIM files) None
Direct measurement Directly measured (e.g. building floor area or product size) None
Drawings Calculated based on building plans, and then input by hand None
Energy management system Transfer through an intermediate tool such as an Energy Management System (EMS) None
ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager From, or was calculated by, ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager None
Government record The data came from government records, such as property tax assessor records None
None None None
Not applicable Not applicable None
Other Other None
Product specification As specified in the Product Specification None
Simulation Computer simulation of the building. See the Software Tools term for a complete list of computer simulations, if needed to further characterize this term. None
Target Finder From the EPA Target Finder calculator None
Unknown Unknown None
US EIA US Energy Information Administration None
US EPA US Environmental Protection Agency None
Utility From a utility None
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