Member Resources Toolkit

2030 Districts offer their members a number of free and discounted resources to help property owners and managers reach the maximum performance of their buildings and benefit from participating in the program. These resources showcase how the 2030 Districts Network is able to leverage relationships and existing resources to provide members special financing programs, increased competitive positioning, access to exclusive incentives and discounts, and comparative analysis reports for their properties.  

Technical Tools

Whole Building Retrofit

A rapid whole building retrofit tool to quantify the potential energy and energy cost savings of energy efficiency measures for small commercial office and retail buildings.

Develop a Building Energy Asset Score for your building to convey the buildings level of energy efficiency.

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Lighting Retrofit Tool

A Technical Tool to estimate the energy savings that can be achieved from implementing lighting controls and fixture upgrades. The lighting controls include institutional tuning, daylight harvesting, occupancy sensing, and personal controls.

Plug Load Tool

A Tool based on inputs on the type of equipment currently in an office space the potential savings of using ENERGY STAR qualified products are quantified.

Air-Cooled Electric Chiller Calculator

Specifically tailored to Air-Cooled Electric Chillers, this cost calculator is a screening tool that estimates a product's lifetime energy cost savings at various efficiency levels.

Closed Loop Commercial Boiler Calculator

This cost calculator is a screening tool that estimates a product's lifetime energy cost savings at various efficiency levels.

Commercial Heat Pump Calculator

This cost calculator is a screening tool that estimates the efficiency of your commercial heat pump (systems between 5.4 and 20 Tons). Inputs give the ability to vary equipment size, energy cost, hours of operation, and /or efficiency level.

Rooftop Unit Comparison Calculator

The Rooftop Unit Comparison Calculator (RTUCC) simulates the energy usage of both a high efficiency and a standard efficiency air conditioner. It then compares their energy and economic performance.

Resources

Comparative Analysis

The 2030 Districts Network provides its members with resources aimed to improve each property’s competitive positioning in the local and global market. 

Comparative Analysis, Seattle, , Cleveland,

The 2030 District will prepare for each building owner a quarterly report of his or her portfolio/building performance.

Comparative Analysis, Seattle,

The Seattle 2030 District, in partnership with Herrera, created a stormwater calculator to explore stormwater management strategies, estimate baselines and potential savings.

Comparative Analysis, Seattle,

FirstView, in partnership with the New Buildings Institute, provides Seattle 2030 District member buildings with detailed energy consumption and use analyses. 

Exclusive Incentives, Discounts, and Programs

The 2030 Districts Network leverages existing relationships to offer its members exclusive incentives, discounts, and programs to which they might not have access as individual organizations.

Exclusive Incentives, Discounts, and Programs, Seattle, , Los Angeles, , Denver, , Cleveland, , Pittsburgh, , Stamford, , Dallas, , San Francisco, , Albuquerque, , Toronto,

This group purchasing program brings substantial economic benefits to 2030 District members through vendor discounts.

Exclusive Incentives, Discounts, and Programs, Seattle, , Los Angeles, , Denver, , Cleveland, , Pittsburgh,

WegoWise and the 2030 Districts Network partnered to provide member building owners and managers with a one-year free access to the baselining and comparison software WegoWise Pro. 

Exclusive Incentives, Discounts, and Programs, Seattle,

Seattle 2030 District members can trial The Switch Smart Hub for up to 3 buildings within their portfolio giving a suite of data visualization tools (dashboard, usage patterns and alerts)

Exclusive Incentives, Discounts, and Programs,

JLL is offering 2030 District members discounted pricing (7.5-10%) on IntelliCommand, a cutting-edge smart building technology that provides 24/7 real-time monitoring and building optimization.

Exclusive Incentives, Discounts, and Programs, Seattle,

Seattle 2030 District members get greater access to Commute Seattle services, helping promote worksite amenities and services, earn LEED points, and comply with regulations. 

Exclusive Incentives, Discounts, and Programs, Seattle,

The Seattle 2030 District with Seattle City Light provide energy audits with guidance on improvement strategies, incentives, grants, rebates, service providers & financing strategies.

Exclusive Incentives, Discounts, and Programs, Seattle,

Nissan North America and the Seattle 2030 District have partnered to install EV charging stations in up to 10 member building garages.

Exclusive Incentives, Discounts, and Programs, Seattle,

Microsoft, Accenture and the Seattle 2030 District have partnered to offer software that aggregates building automation systems into a centralized system for continuous commissioning

Special Financing Programs

The 2030 Districts Network leverages existing relationships to offer its members special financing programs, to which they might not have access as individual organizations. 

Special Financing Programs, Seattle, Guide

Seattle 2030 District provides a Utility Incentive Matrix to guide of the wide array of available incentives from major utilities for energy and water-saving projects.