Better Buildings Challenge

Mayor's Office of Sustainability

Let's Make Our Buildings Better

The City of Chattanooga has joined the US Department of Energy's Better Buildings Challenge and pledged to reduce energy consumption in 200 City-owned buildings by 20 percent over the next decade.

Now, Mayor Berke is challenging organizations across the City to take the challenge and build a more sustainable Chattanooga.

Sign up to show your support, find out how to join the challenge, and be the first to know about important updates on this initiative.

Showcase Project

As part of the City's commitment to reducing energy consumption in City-owned buildings, the City of Chattanooga commits to completing a showcase project. Showcase projects demonstrate the City's immediate, concrete actions resulting in significant and real savings.


Stay tuned for more information on the City's showcase project

Join the Challenge

Your organization can join the City of Chattanooga in accepting the Department of Energy's Better Buildings challenge and find innovative ways to save energy in your facilities.

Better Buildings Challenge News

Chattanooga Better Buildings Progress

Chattanooga Better Buildings Challenge Participants


Supporting Partners


Sign up for updates on the Better Buildings Challenge


Office of Sustainability

(423) 643-7822


We are committed to the advancement of sustainable projects and solutions through local and national initiatives which conserve resources, protect the environment, advance sustainability and support current and future residents of the City of Chattanooga and the state of Tennessee.

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