Month: August 2019

BEA Welcomes 13 New Jurisdictions, Reaching Over 50 Global Members

Map of BEA Member Jurisdictions

Two states and 11 cities joined the BEA during first 8 months of 2019. Among the new jurisdictions, there are 11 in Latin America, one in India and one in South Africa.

Over the past 8 months, 13 new subnational jurisdictions have joined the Building Efficiency Accelerator (BEA), bringing the total cohort to over 50 jurisdictions. The majority of new members are in Latin America, with 3 located in Brazil alone. We look forward to working with the following new cities and states:

  • Betim, Brazil
  • Cali, Colombia
  • Curridabat, Costa Rica
  • Fortaleza, Brazil
  • Guatemala City, Guatemala
  • Kochi, India
  • Monteria, Colombia
  • Nuevo León, Mexico
  • Recife, Brazil
  • San Salvador, El Salvador
  • Santa Ana, Costa Rica
  • uMhlathuze, South Africa
  • Yucatán, Mexico

We also welcome the expertise of our new organizational partner Rockwool. The BEA is actively recruiting new partners. Cities and other subnational jurisdictions interested in joining the BEA can email us directly at info@buildingefficiencyaccelerator.org for more information.