United States of America - Departement of Energy (USDOE), United States of America

Address: 1000 Independence Ave SW Washington D.C., USA


Region of Activities: USA

Type: Government Agency

Founded: 1977

Main Goals - General activities - field of expertise

The US Department of Energy is involved in a range of national and international initiatives for building sector sustainability, including but not limited to: Appliance and equipment efficiency standards and labeling; building energy codes; building rating and disclosure schemes; commercial building energy use benchmarking; building sector energy use research, analysis, and modeling; energy management systems (e.g. ISO 50001).

Activity related to low GHG and energy consumption and resilient buildings

Energy/climate/buildings-related activities: Buildings efficiency standards, rating and disclosure schemes, and energy use research.