As Designed Evaluation

The As Designed rating uses an energy model with standardized inputs as compared to a baseline median EUI to evaluate a building’s potential energy use independent of operational and occupancy variables.


Since the resulting energy rating compares a building under a standardized set of operating assumptions, it's a useful tool for owners who want to compare different buildings without including effects of the current occupants, as well as for operators to know whether they are achieving the full designed potential for a particular building.


All Building EQ activity is now being handled via the new portal rather than the manual workbook process.    Please visit:  If you are currently working on a Building EQ workbook, please contact


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