The Building People Scope 1 & 2 Report on Our Commitment to Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

At The Building People LLC., we are deeply committed to playing our part in the fight against climate change. We understand the importance of transparency in this journey, and we’re eager to share our progress.

We measure and manage our greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions following the Greenhouse Gas Protocol Corporate Standard provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, which categorizes emissions into three scopes. In this report, we focus on our Scope 1 and 2 emissions, which include direct emissions from our operations and indirect emissions from the energy we purchase.

Scope 1 Emissions (Direct GHG Emissions)

Our direct emissions come primarily from the use of our company vehicles and the natural gas we use for heating. Our scope 1 emissions for 2022 were 4 CO2-e (metric tons) and will serve as our baseline for 2023 reduction targets.

Scope 2 Emissions (Indirect GHG Emissions)

We purchase electricity for our headquarters office operations, the generation of which results in indirect GHG emissions. To minimize these emissions, we have increased our telework operations, and continue to upgrade our headquarters facility with sensor technology that allows us to micromanage the internal building environment around occupancy levels during peak work hours. Our scope 2 emissions for 2022 are 61 CO2-e (metric tons) and is our baseline for 2023 reductions.

Looking Ahead

We are proud of our achievements but recognize that there is still work to be done. We’re currently developing strategies to further reduce our emissions and considering ways to offset our remaining emissions. We are also beginning to address our Scope 3 emissions, which come from sources not owned or directly controlled by us.

Thank you for joining us on this journey. We will continue to update this page with our progress and our ongoing commitment to sustainability.

View the full GHG Scope 1 and 2 Emissions Report.


  • Charles Dilley

    Vice President of Strategic Growth

    Charles helped lay the foundation for The Building People's growth from its outset through the development of the brand, marketing, growth, and business development strategy. He provides strategic management, business capture, branding and marketing, key performance measures, benchmark strategies, and strategic consulting in support of client portfolios in excess of 500 million square feet. He is an experienced project manager and business measures consultant with over a decade of experience specializing in statistical analysis, asset management, enterprise application integration, and key performance measures for private and public sector clients such as Kaiser Permanente, CenturyLink, Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), and the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). Charles holds a Masters Degree in Public Policy from George Mason University.