Leading up to our 6th annual Building Technology Showcase, we invited Kilroy Realty to talk about their unique technology selection and deployment strategy, which has helped propel them to the #1 ranking in the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark.
- Dedicated budget, so projects don’t compete for funding
- Capital recovery language in leases, to manage the split incentive issue
- Dedicated staff to coordinate project origination, budgeting, implementation and M&V
- Do traditional efficiency projects, but also pilot new and emerging technologies
- Don’t only focus on energy or water savings, consider other benefits in the ROI analysis
- Measure results, celebrate success and the individual contributions of the people involved
- Constant innovation uncovers new opportunities