Local governments are adopting ambitious building performance policies to achieve climate goals, but how can they preserve housing affordability?
Building Performance Standards
This paper hopes to help jurisdictions design policies and budget for programs to enable affordable housing to benefit from building performance standards.
Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives’ Select Committee on the Climate Crisis released a sprawling 538-page blueprint for climate action. The proposal is more ambitious than any legislation seriously considered by Congress in a decade. It calls for a price on carbon and addresses every aspect of the American economy, calling for a transition … Continued
In this Q&A, IMT’s new Associate Director for Codes and Technical Strategy reflects on building codes and climate change.
Frank Oswald, St. Louis Building Commissioner, and Rajiv Ravulapati explain how they engaged with stakeholders in support of the Building Energy Performance Standard.
St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson has signed into law the first Building Performance Standard in the Midwest.
On April 20, the St. Louis Board of Aldermen voted to adopt the Midwest’s first Building Energy Performance Standard bill and the fourth such law in the nation.
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.
The Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) is proud to announce that it is a 2020 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year for its outstanding efforts in energy efficiency program delivery.
My goal is to provide practical but forward-leaning solutions to guide the industry toward DC’s visionary future.