We hope these ready-made resources from EECC and its partners help you convince others that voting on the 2021 IECC is a critical step that can help move our country forward. If you need something that’s not here, please ask us — we will try our best to get you what you need.
New York Times Op-Ed: An Important Vote for the Climate
Local officials across the country will have a chance to vote on new energy efficiency standards for buildings in November. But few tend to vote.
Article: The Green New Deal aims to get buildings off fossil fuels. These 6 places have already started.
Some cities are using energy standards and other approaches to reduce the 40 percent of greenhouse gases caused by powering buildings.
Boston City Councilman Offers 6-minute Video: “How to Join ICC” to Vote
This 6-minute video tutorial shows other jurisdiction how to Join the ICC and Register to Vote - featuring Boston City Councilor Matt O'Malley.
The Energy Code Voting Process Has Begun. Is Your City Ready?
This recap of the IECC code process is an important reminder: Understand the issues at stake and don’t forget to vote!
Electric Cars Are Here, So Why Are We Still Building Homes That Aren’t Ready for Charging Them?
The Alliance is advocating for a fix: adding a provision to the national model building code to require most new homes to include "EV ready" circuits.
2019 is the Year of Energy Codes
If there’s a defining theme for the building sector in 2019, it’s energy codes.