Electrifying idea for cleaner buildings

Published by Consulting-Specifying Engineer: Building electrification refers to the use of electric technology where fuel sources were traditionally used. It’s the oil-fired furnace or the water heater, cooking stove, or clothes dryer that uses natural gas or propane. Those appliances...

Codes for Climate February Newsletter

The latest Codes for Climate newsletter includes info about recent news mentions, codes and standards development and adoption updates, upcoming events, and more. Learn more by reading the full newsletter.

Energy Standards To Perform

Published by Facility Executive: This past January, President Biden announced the establishment of a Buildings Performance Standards Coalition during remarks at the U.S. Conference of Mayors winter meeting. The announcement highlighted the importance of enacting policy to support emission reductions...

Podcast: The Challenges of Building an All-Electric Future

Published by Commercial Property Executive: All-electric new construction is a critical step for the decarbonization of commercial real estate. But progress is not easy to come by. In this podcast, hear from NBI’s Director of Codes, Kim Cheslak, on how...