The history of modern building codes has largely been reactionary. With climate change upon us, we need to build codes for the future.
In the first part of this two-part series, we will discuss EECC’s near-term goals in its new home at IMT, and its role in the current socio-economic environment.
The Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) assumes leadership of the Energy-Efficient Codes Coalition, a group committed to net-zero construction by 2050.
In this Q&A, IMT’s new Associate Director for Codes and Technical Strategy reflects on building codes and climate change.
Amy develops and deploys local, state, and national level strategies to achieve broad-scale transformation through codes and building technology.
IMT’s 2019 Annual Report captures not only the organization’s successes and progress in 2019, but also recaps clear market signals that continue to drive action in buildings today.
Approved proposals will bring an estimated 10% or more efficiency improvement for both residential and commercial buildings.
Five recommendations for Government Voting Representatives participating in the 2021 IECC vote.
Stronger energy codes and more widespread code compliance can help change the tide on energy affordability.
This guide is designed to assist city leadership and their building departments in working together to implement an effective strategy to achieve high levels of energy code compliance for new and renovated buildings.