The Real Estate Network for Energy and Climate Policy is a voluntary network. Participants are encouraged to engage with one another and/or with policy makers to advance energy and climate policies that support the core principles.

Participant actions could include:
  • Communicating with policy makers at the international, national, state and local levels.
  • Reaching out to other business contacts to support/join the network
  • Work with network participants to create an effective strategy


  • Albanese Organization
  • Avalon Bay Communities
  • Beacon Capital
  • BOMA Chicago
  • Brandywine Realty Trust
  • Cannon Design
  • CBRE
  • Clinton Climate Initiative
  • Cushman and Wakefield
  • Durst Organization
  • E4
  • Enterprise Community Partners
  • Forest City
  • GE Capital
  • Greenprint Foundation
  • Grubb & Ellis
  • Hines
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • Hudson Yards Corp.
  • Insight Real Estate, LLC
  • Institute for Market Transformation
  • Johnson Controls, Inc.
  • Jonathan Rose Companies
  • Jones Lang LaSalle
  • Joseph Freed and Associates
  • MEI Hotels
  • NRDC
  • Prime Group Realty
  • Prudential Real Estate Investors
  • Pulte Homes
  • Real Estate Roundtable
  • Related Companies
  • Skanska
  • Tishman Construction
  • Tishman-Speyer
  • Transwestern
  • Trinity Real Estate
  • Turner
  • Urban Green
  • Urban Land Institute
  • U.S. Equities Realty
  • Vermilion Development
  • Vornado Realty Trust
The giant 4.2 million square foot Merchandise Mart in Chicago recently underwent a series of lighting, HVAC, and other upgrades that reduced common-area energy consumption by over 20%. The upgrades paid for themselves in 2 to 4 years.

Contact Us

The Real Estate Network for Energy and Climate Policy is facilitated by the U.S. Green Building Council and the Natural Resources Defense Council.

For questions or if you are interested in joining the Real Estate Network for Energy and Climate Policy, please email:
Meg Waltner at

Please include your business affiliation and contact information.