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Document type: State-specific, Technical Assistance report
Publication Date: September 2009
Page Focus: Adoption

This nationwide analysis of commercial energy code compares ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2007 with the commercial code in each state as of June 2009. The results are provided in chapters specific to each state.

States with unique energy codes were not included in the analysis because the codes in these states would be difficult to appropriately compare to ASHRAE Standard 90.1 and most of these states have energy offices that routinely assess their codes against the model codes. In states with codes prior to and including the 2000 IECC or Standard 90.1-1999, those states with no statewide energy code, and home rule states which did not specifically request that another code be used, Standard 90.1-1999 was used as the baseline for comparison.

Three DOE Benchmark buildings were used for the simulation used in this analysis: a medium office building (53,600 ft2), a mid-rise apartment building (33,700 ft2), and a non-refrigerated warehouse (49,500 ft2...

Document type: State-specific
Publication Date: July 2013
Page Focus: Adoption

In compliance with Title III of the Energy Conservation adn Production Act (ECPA) of 1976, as amended, this is to certify that the Commonwealth of Kentuchy has adopted by reference the 2009 version of the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) afor low-rise residential builidings, as well as ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2007 for non-residential buildings (by virtue of its reference within the 2009 IECC).

Document type: State-specific
Publication Date: May 2014
Page Focus: Adoption

In compliance with Title III of the Energy Conservation adn Production Act (ECPA) of 1976, as amended, this is to certify that the Commonwealth of Kentuchy is now in the process of amending the 2013 Kentucky Building Code to adopt by reference the 2012 version of the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), as well as ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2010 for non-residential buildings (by virtue of its reference within the 2012 IECC).  

In addition, the Board of Housing, Buildings and Construction voted not to adopt the 2012 IECC with respect to Kentucky's residential code.