The awards recognize leadership in energy efficient and sustainable design, construction, and operation of Wisconsin commercial buildings and related systems, and consist of three levels:
Winning projects receive visibility and recognition through press releases, website presence, and an award ceremony. Past participants have also enjoyed the greater cooperation among owners, designers, builders, and operators that collaborated to compile information required for entry.
- "Focus on Energy Award of Excellence" - exceptional achievement and overall excellence
- "Award of Merit" - acknowledge commendable achievement
- "Special Citation" - recognize superior elements of an outstanding design