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.
KEY TAKEAWAYS FROM RECENT IECC CODE DEVELOPMENT HEARINGS
Following Committee Action Hearings, efficiency advocates are optimistic the stringency of the 2021 IECC will be vastly improved compared to 2018.
You Can’t Meet Energy and Climate Goals Without Building Efficiency
National League of Cities blog about a national policy that is largely in cities’ hands; how cities vote will have major climate impacts.
Review and Analysis of Equipment Trade-offs in Residential Energy Codes
This analysis shows that proposed equipment trade-offs are not 'energy neutral' and would increase homeowner energy bills significantly.
Voter Validation Process FAQs
This link will take you to the ICC's FAQs on the Voter Validation Process.
Article: Can These Electric Vehicle Codes Lead to Grid Benefits?
New codes requiring electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure in commercial buildings passed an important hurdle which could boost EV use and benefits.
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.