Standards

CodeWatcher appliance standards

Still Time to Comment on DOE Appliance Standards

You have until March 26 to weigh in on potential changes to the appliance standards program. United States DOE - ...
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DOE commercial energy savings

DOE Says: Standard 90.1-2016 Results in National Energy Cost Savings

The Department of Energy recently issued a determination that ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2016 will improve energy efficiency in commercial buildings. DOE ...
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CodeWatcher 10 energy efficiency projects

DOE Lists Top Ten Most Viewed Building Efficiency Projects

Covering sectors ranging from industrial plants to hotels to colleges, interest in sustainability is on the rise. The Top 10 ...
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ASABE Revises Code Standard for Agricultural Envelopes

New rules should help design more resilient buildings in the face of extreme weather events. As reported by ConstructionMagnet.com: The ...
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tiny house

Changing Codes and Zoning to Accept Tiny Homes

A tiny house advocate makes the case for adjusting codes and zoning to smooth the way for well-built tiny homes ...
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Understanding CALgreen: A Primer

Part 11 of California's Title 24 Building Standards Code is arguably the most critical section of the nation's first statewide ...
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