This matrix compares the requirements of building performance standards in cities and states around the U.S. It is part of a suite of matrices that provide quick, high-level comparisons of policy types across jurisdictions. Other matrices in this suite include:

IMT also has an extensive and ever-growing suite of resources dedicated to exploring building performance standards, available at This document is updated regularly as new policies pass or existing policies are updated.

Interested in getting this information delivered via API? Check out IMT’s Energy Policy Database, which tracks all  BPS, benchmarking, and audit/tune up policies in standardized data fields.

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