LA EBEWE Compliance Requirements and Pathways

Annual LA EBEWE Benchmarking Requirement:

  • All buildings 20,000 sq. ft. and over are due (June 1, 2019)
  • All City Owned Buildings 7,500 sq. ft. and over

LA EBEWE Energy and Water Efficiency Audits with Retro-Commissioning Requirement – Every 5 Years

The LA EBEWE Energy and Water Efficiency Audits with Retro-Commissioning requirement starts in 2021 with deadlines due based upon the last digit of the property’s AIN number.

  • Starting 2021, all buildings 20,000 sq. ft. and over
  • Two paths to compliance

All pathways must be completed and/or certified by a California licensed architect or engineer.

Simple buildings without central cooling may perform retrofits to meet Prescriptive Path.

Penalties and Fees

Failure to comply with ANY portion of LA EBEWE may result in:

  • Compounding penalty fees
  • Applied interest
  • A lien placed on delinquent properties

For further information, contact sales@ptrenergy.com or visit the LA Energy and Water Efficiency Resource Center website.