Utilities and Building Energy Codes: Air Quality and Energy Savings Opportunities

Utilities are uniquely positioned to harness the energy savings from improved compliance with codes, yet fewer than 10 states have legislative or regulatory approval to count energy savings from building codes toward energy efficiency resource standards or utility-filed energy efficiency programs. This fact sheet by IMT and the Institute for Electric Efficiency explores the opportunities for utilities to claim savings from building energy codes programs.

See our companion fact sheets:

Building Energy Code Compliance: A Low-Cost Tool to Boost Jobs, Cut Pollution, and Advance Energy Independence

$810 Million Funding Needed to Achieve 90% Compliance With Building Energy Codes