Energy/Carbon Savings & Efficiency Requirements Matrix by Climate Zone

Energy & Carbon Savings - Interactive Map

New Buildings Institute has analyzed energy and carbon savings for codes based on the proposed 2012 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), as put forth by NBI, AIA and U.S. DOE, for three building types in 14 climate zones across the country. Click on a CLIMATE ZONE in the map below for applicable energy savings and carbon reductions.

Efficiency Requirements Matrix - Interactive Map

NBI’s code research work has aslo compiled a matrix of climate-specific key measures in model and advanced codes that correspond with each of the 14 U.S. climate zone. Click on a CLIMATE ZONE in the map below for applicable code and advanced energy efficiency measures.

Image Map Zone 8 Zone 4 Moist Zone 4 Marine Zone 4 Dry Zone 4 Dry Zone 4 Dry Zone 4 Dry Zone 4 Dry Zone 3 Moist Zone 3 Moist Zone 3 Marine Zone 3 Dry Zone 3 Dry Alaska Zone 7 Zone 7 Moist Zone 7 Moist Zone 7 Moist Zone 7 Moist Zone 6 Dry Zone 6 Dry Zone 6 Moist Zone 6 Moist Zone 6 Moist Zone 6 Moist Zone 6 Dry Zone 5 Dry Zone 5 Moist Zone 5 Dry Zone 2 Dry Zone 2 Warm-humid Zone 1
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