How Is Your City Saving Energy?

A new report from the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy ranks America's 34 largest cities on what they are doing to save energy and costs in five key areas. Click on the map to see how cities scored.

Energy and Water Utilities

Top 10 Cities

BOS
  • 15.75
    15.75
    Highest
  • Median
  • Lowest
SF
  • 15.75
NYC
  • 15.25
PORT
  • 14.75
SEA
  • 14.75
DEN
  • 14.25
MPLS
  • 13.75
CHI
  • 13.5
SAC
  • 11.75
CLMB
  • 11.75
BEST PRACTICES
  • Partner with utilities to ramp up and improve electric and natural gas efficiency programs and increase access to utility energy data.
  • Develop energy savings goals and program funding agreements with utilities.
  • Increase the efficiency of city water services, including drinking water, wastewater and stormwater management systems.