This resource establishes goals and an equitable process for crafting building performance standard rules to support energy-efficient, affordable, healthy buildings.
Building Performance Standards (BPS)
This guide outlines recommendations for developing and implementing an equitable building performance standard policy.
Building performance policies can play a big role in carbon reduction, but to be equitable, they must also address housing affordability.
Building performance policies can play a big role in carbon reduction, but these policies should also address equitable climate adaptation solutions.
This video shows how a building performance standard in your jurisdiction can benefit you and your communities.
This infographic shows how a building performance standard in your jurisdiction can benefit you and your communities.
Since the model ordinance’s initial publication in January 2021, the following modifications have been made.
This module is meant to provide a starting point for jurisdictions to engage with community members on building-related issues that are important to the community.
This PDF presentation is part of a suite of resources for a Model Building Performance Standard Ordinance, created by the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT).
This document is intended to provide the structural foundation for a strong BPS ordinance in any jurisdiction.