Houston medical plaza earns ENERGY STAR® building certification

JLL announced that Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza was awarded the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR® certification for superior energy performance. Located at 6400 Fannin St., Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza is a 510,000 square-foot, Class AA medical office tower in the heart of the Texas Medical Center in Houston.

ENERGY STAR®-certified buildings are verified to perform in the top 25% of buildings nationwide, based on weather-normalized source energy use that considers occupancy, hours of operation, and other key metrics. ENERGY STAR® is the only energy efficiency certification in the United States that is based on verified energy performance.

2022 marks the first year since 2014 that medical buildings were able to be considered for the ENERGY STAR® certification. Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza earned a score of 97 indicating this building’s superior performance compared to its peers. This award adds to the property’s other accomplishments of LEED GOLD O+M v4.1 Existing Building, and Well HSR (Health and Safety Rating).

Senior General Manager Karen Tucker, LEED AP O+M, and GGP of JLL directs property management for the asset.