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Code Officials Fact Sheet and Checklist
A two-page resource for local building department staff with quick info on the benefits and critical deadlines for updating the 2021 IECC.
ICC Official Code Development Policy
ICC's official Rules of Procedure for development and maintenance of the International Codes (I-codes).
How to Become and/or Validate GMVR
Governmental Voting Representatives (GMVRs) must be validated each calendar year in order to vote on code update proposals. This ICC doc explains how.
ARTICLE: Want Boston to be a Carbon-Neutral City? Raise Energy Efficiency Standards for Buildings
Building energy use accounts for 70% of Boston's carbon emissions. Energy codes can help the city reach its goal of carbon neutrality by 2050.
31 Percent Of U.S. Households Have Trouble Paying Energy Bills
A 2018 U.S. Energy Information Administration report that describes widespread hardship paying energy bills.
2018 marks the 20th anniversary of the International Energy Conservation Code
ICC reports "the energy code has saved U.S. consumers over $44 billion and avoided 36 million tons of carbon dioxide emissions". And more...