Understanding Technical Changes in the Energy Code

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Name: Understanding Technical Changes in the Energy Code
Date: March 16, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM EDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:


Code Changes Beginning January 1, 2017
The IBC, IRC and stretch codes have been updated for Massachusetts code compliance.

  This presentation will discuss the following:
  • Current building codes for residential construction in Massachusetts
  • Stretch code applies differently to residential and commercial buildings
  • Time line for changes
  • Different paths to compliance
  • Mandatory requirements
  • Insulation, air leakage, ventilation
  • Mechanical equipment, Plumbing, Ductwork, Lighting
  • Requirements for prescriptive compliance
  • Requirements for the performance compliance
  • Energy star certification
  • New residential stretch code
  • How do we achieve 55 or less on the HERS score
  • Allowances for HERS rating adjustments
  • Alterations, renovations, additions, and repairs
CEU credits are available.
Location:
BRAGB
240 Bear Hill Road
Suite 203
Waltham
Contact Information:
Fees/Admission:
Free
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