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Document type: Reports and Studies
Publication Date: July 2008
Page Focus: Adoption, Compliance

This report described the results of a two-year Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance study intended to improve understanding of the new commercial building stock in the Pacific Northwest region. It provided a new regional baseline for practices in commercial buildings constructed between 2002 and 2004 and compared those practices with previous baseline and code compliance studies conducted from 1996 to 1998. The study also looked at changes in design professionals' attitudes toward energy efficiency across the same periods.

Document type: State-specific
Publication Date: December 2008
Page Focus: Adoption

Para-Technical's checklist for the Oregon code adoption process.

Document type: State-specific
Publication Date: July 2017
Page Focus: Compliance

In compliance with Title III of the Energy Conservation and Production Act (ECPA) of 1976, as amended, this is to certify that the State of Oregon has adopted the 2014 Oregon Energy Efficiency Specialty Code, which is deemed to be equivalent to energy provisions of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2013 for commercial buildings.

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

In compliance with Title III of the Energy Conservation and Production Act (ECPA) of 1976, as amended, this is to certify that the State of Oregon has adopted the 2010 Oregon Energy Efficiency Specialty Code, which is equivalent to ASHRAE 90.1-2010 for non-residential structures. The State of Oregon has adopted the  2011 Residential Energy Efficiency Specialty Code with energy provisions exceeding those of the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) for low-rise residential buildings.