Codes

Why Tougher Homes Won’t Be Built

Future homeowners will remain at risk from weather extremes if NAHB continues to block proposals at the 2016 Fall ICC code hearings. Bloomberg writer Christopher…



2017 National Electrical Code Changes

New NFPA 70: National Electrical Code changes affect off-grid energy solutions such as energy storage systems. Jesse Roman writes from the National Fire Protection Association…



Building Codes: Under Attack

The NRDC points why we can’t sit idly by while an energy efficiency “roll back” of the model building energy codes looms. As reported by Laura Urbanek,…