Building Performance Standards: A Framework for Equitable Policies to Address Existing Buildings
Cities, Climate Action, Existing Buildings, Standards
The purpose of this guide from the Urban Sustainability Directors Network is to walk through the process of Building Performance Standards (BPS) preparation, policy design, and implementation. The primary audience for this guide is local government staff working on building policy and program design. The guide is also intended to support other stakeholders involved with city policymaking, such as community advocacy groups and professional trade organizations.