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CBECS (Commercial Buildings Energy Consumption Survey)

November 16, 2023

Less than one-third of U.S. commercial buildings were all-electric in 2018

September 6, 2023

Heating U.S. commercial buildings is most energy intensive in cold climates

August 28, 2023

Food service buildings are highly energy intensive

July 27, 2023

Cooling commercial buildings is six times more energy-intensive in hot climates than cold

April 24, 2023

2018 CBECS used new technology to virtually list buildings and collect data

January 17, 2023

U.S. commercial buildings consumed more fuel for space heating than anything else in 2018

October 25, 2022

Homes and buildings in the West and Northeast have the largest share of small-scale solar

September 29, 2022

U.S. commercial buildings continued to increase their energy efficiency as of 2018

November 30, 2021

Warehouses were the most common U.S. commercial building type as of 2018

October 4, 2021

By 2018, LEDs had become the second-most common lighting in U.S. commercial buildings

December 3, 2020

Commercial buildings have gotten larger in the United States, with implications for energy

May 18, 2017

Large commercial buildings are more likely to use lighting control strategies

February 7, 2017

EIA’s residential and commercial studies require significant data collection and analysis

October 5, 2016

Office buildings with data centers use significantly more electricity than other offices

September 16, 2016

Recent energy intensity decline in government buildings exceeds commercial sector average

February 3, 2016

Computer and technology use in education buildings continues to increase

December 16, 2015

Independent energy assessments confirm quality of EIA’s commercial buildings data

May 8, 2015

Average size of new commercial buildings in United States continues to grow

May 6, 2015

EIA’s CBECS is the nation's only comprehensive survey of commercial buildings

December 18, 2012

Energy Perspectives: Industrial and transportation sectors lead energy use by sector

August 23, 2012

Large hospitals tend to be energy-intensive