Performance Standards in Energy Codes

Resolved that NAHB support the inclusion of cost-effective performance-based provisions within all model energy codes and standards;

Further resolved that NAHB consider supporting proposed changes to existing model energy codes and standards that increase compliance options or reduce limitations;

and Further resolved that the design choices in the performance-based provisions of model energy codes and standards should not be limited, and that all options for increasing energy efficiency should be permitted.

Resolution originally adopted: 2016.1 No. 7

Committee with primary jurisdiction:
  • Construction, Codes & Standards Committee

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