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  • Sudhir Jindal is a Professional Engineer and Plans Examiner for the State of Ohio with responsibilities of ensuring compliance with building codes and ordinances focused on energy efficiency with all buildings at the Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of Industrial Compliance.

    Mr. Jindal became an Energy Code Ambassador in late 2013....

    posted by Seul Rhee | February 24, 2015
  • Although statewide adoption in Texas is not automatic upon publication of new code editions by ASHRAE or ICC, Texas is one of the few states with progressive local energy code adoption. Certainly such active energy code adoption in local jurisdictions is due to passionate local code officials and energy code advocates who raise awareness of the benefits of...

    posted by Seul Rhee | December 22, 2014
  • Much of the success of advancing and promoting energy code adoption and implementation can be attributed to tireless work behind the scenes by people like our Energy Code Champions. For more than 20 years, David Weitz has contributed smart thought and energy efficiency leadership to developing technical best practices for building code design and building...

    posted by Seul Rhee | October 16, 2014
  • U.S. Department of Energy’s Building America℠ Program is taking aim at barriers to innovations from codes and standards. Building America will release Code Compliance Briefs to facilitate the conversation between builders, installers, and code officials when an innovative product or technique is used in the field.  The new content will reside under the Compliance Tab in the Building America Solution Center labeled “Code Compliance Brief.”
    posted by Seul Rhee | July 25, 2014
  • The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory analyzed the relationship between the Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) Home Energy Rating System (HERS) Index and the traditional simulation-based Performance Path used in the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC). The analysis evaluates, for a single-family residence with various characteristics, the ranges of...
    posted by Seul Rhee | July 25, 2014
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