How a Consultant Can Help You Become Compliant with NYC Local Law 97 (LL97)

Implemented to mitigate the impact of climate change, New York City Local Law 97 (LL97) intends to create a more sustainable and greener future for everyone in NYC. To achieve this, it requires owners of large buildings to meet specific emissions targets each year. The path to compliance with LL97 [...]

How Can I Afford LL97 Modifications?

Many NYC builders are facing challenges with LL97 compliance. Among those are finding ways to pay for the numerous modifications necessary to reduce their buildings’ carbon footprint, improve energy efficiency and other improvements. For many older buildings, affording the major changes required can seem like an insurmountable obstacle. Latitude Compliance [...]

Can I Use Renewable Energy Credits for My NYC Building?

Renewable Energy Credits (RECS) are documented credits NYC building owners can use to show that at least some of their electric power was obtained from a renewable source. While you may not utilize any renewable energy systems in your actual building (like solar power), you can still get credit for [...]

Choosing the Correct LL97 Compliance Path for Affordable Housing

The over one million buildings in New York City’s sprawling metropolis are estimated to account for almost 75% of the city’s total carbon emissions output. The Climate Mobilization Act of 2019 included Local Law 97 (LL97), which established caps on greenhouse gas emissions from many of the city’s buildings beginning [...]