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Partner Energy provides comprehensive services to meet both of the LA EBEWE compliance requirements:

Two Compliance Requirements

  1. Energy and water consumption must be benchmarked and disclosed by owners annually. 
  2. Buildings must undergo an energy audit and retro- commissioning every 5 years, OR seek an exemption under one of the approved exemption methods.

Who Must Comply?


  • Privately owned buildings, 20,000 sq ft and above
  • City-owned buildings, 7,500 sq ft and above
  • Deadline: June 1st annually

Audit and Retro-Commissioning

  • Privately owned buildings, 20,000 sq ft or more
  • City-owned buildings, 15,000 sq ft or more
  • Deadline: assigned by Building ID 

Non-compliance may incur late fees, compounding interest, and legal action against building owners.

Compliance Services

Partner Energy offers comprehensive services for LA EBEWE compliance.

  • Energy and water benchmarking
  • Energy and water audits*
  • Energy and water retro-commissioning*
  • ENERGY STAR® certifications*
  • Energy and water use intensity reduction calculations*
  • Plumbing code verification*
  • Energy and water systems retrofit verification*

*Partner Energy employs Professional Engineers and Registered Architects to complete the required verification and submittal to the LA Department of Building Safety for starred items.

Contact us for more information.

Program Manager

Dana Weiss, Program Manager

Dana Weiss

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