Green Buildings and Certification
Siemens helps you obtain ENERGY STAR® labeling and LEED® Green Building Certification in new construction, existing buildings, commercial interiors and core and shell development.
ENERGY STAR is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy. It helps businesses develop a strategic approach to energy management. That approach includes measuring current energy performance, setting goals, tracking savings and rewarding improvements.
Quickly navigate through the performance rating process to obtain an ENERGY STAR rating with help from Siemens. We collect and analyze your facility s data and recommend and implement efficiency improvements wherever it is cost effective. The ENERGY STAR label represents your organizations commitment to increased energy efficiency. A minimum ENERGY STAR performance rating is required to achieve LEED EB certification. An ENERGY STAR rating of 75 or above can receive the prestigious ENERGY STAR Label.
LEED® Green Building Certification
Developed by the U.S. Green Building Council, the LEED Green Building Rating System is a voluntary standard for developing high-performance, sustainable buildings in the United States. Whether you are seasoned in green building operations or just getting started, Siemens can help you obtain LEED green building certification for your facility. Specifically, we :
Improve energy efficiency
Benchmark energy performance through the ENERGY STAR rating system
Implement measurements, metering and reporting capabilities
Evaluate and implement renewable energy strategies
Assist with green power purchasing
Develop and implement educational and awareness programs
Provide maintenance and monitoring capabilities
Increase comfort, control and indoor air quality