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Course Type: Video
Page Focus: Code Development
Target Audience: Code Official, Federal Official, State Official
Code Version: International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), 2012 IECC, 2009 IECC
This webinar provided an overview of the analyses, both national and state results, as well as the underlying methodology of the series of cost analyses, covering the 2009 and 2012 editions of the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) for...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Builder, Code Official
Code Version: 2015 IECC
This webinar covered the requirements of the Energy Rating Index (ERI) compliance alternative performance path that gives builders yet another option for complying with the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC). In addition to the...
Course Type: Webinar
In the past two years, the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA) has collaborated with the U.S. Department of Energy and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory to complete residential energy code field studies in all four states in the...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
Commercial energy codes and compliance are critical tools for increasing efficiency in new commercial buildings. However, assessing commercial energy code compliance can be a complex and costly endeavor. In addition, previous studies that included a...
Course Type: Webinar
Code Version: International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
This session explored the relationship between home envelope tightness and energy performance and the policy implications of stronger energy code requirements. Focus was given how to attain tighter envelopes and the impact of envelope tightness on...
Course Type: Webinar
Performance-based energy code compliance requires energy modeling and has not been the predominant compliance path for both commercial and residential buildings across the country. In the commercial sector, ASHRAE Standard 90.1 issued a new...
Course Type: Training Materials, In-person
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: ASHRAE Standard 90.1, ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2010
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The presentation slides focus on the envelope; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning; power and lighting; and scope and application requirements of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-...
Course Type: Training Materials, In-person
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: ASHRAE Standard 90.1, ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2013
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The presentation slides focus on the envelope; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning; power and lighting; and scope and application requirements of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-...
Course Type: Training Materials, In-person
Page Focus: Commercial
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2016
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The presentation slides focus on the envelope; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning; power and lighting; and scope and application requirements of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-...
Course Type: Training Materials, In-person
Page Focus: Commercial
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: ASHRAE Standard 90.1, ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2019
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The presentation slides focus on the envelope; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning; power and lighting; and scope and application requirements of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-...
Course Type: Video
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2007
This course provides an overview of the building envelope requirements of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2007.
Course Type: Video
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2007
This course provides an overview of the lighting and power requirements of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2007.
Course Type: Video
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2007
This course provides an overview of the mechanical and service water heating requirements of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2007.
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
This webinar, which is part of DOE's Building Energy Codes Program Energy Codes Commentator webinar-based training series, began with a brief introduction to basic HVAC control provisions and compliance strategies, followed by results from a recent...
Course Type: Training Materials, In-person
Page Focus: Adoption, Code Development, Compliance
Target Audience: Advocate, Code Official, Consumer, Federal Official, Policy Maker, State Official
Code Version: ASHRAE Standard 90.1, International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
The Building Energy Codes 101 family of products provide a basic introduction to the varied and complex issues associated with building energy codes. The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes.
Course Type: Webinar
Building codes continue to incorporate advanced technologies that enable more dynamic operation, increased energy efficiency and maximum cost optimization. This discussion-based session will explore impacts and opportunities for building codes and...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
Code Version: International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
The concept of burying ducts is not new, but the prescriptive requirements in the 2018 IECC are. This webinar, which is part of DOE's Building Energy Codes Program Energy Codes Commentator webinar-based training series, provided a brief look at the...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer
This webinar provided an overview of the basic functions of the COMcheck software. It covered how to identify the construction specifications needed to complete a compliance calculation and how to enter building thermal envelope components and...
Course Type: Video
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: 2009 IECC
This training provides an overview of the commercial envelope requirements of the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code.
Course Type: Training Materials, In-person
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: 2012 IECC
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The available presentation slides focus on the commercial envelope requirements of the 2012 International Energy Conservation Code.
Course Type: Training Materials
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, Federal Official, Manufacturer, Policy Maker, State Official, Utility
Code Version: International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), 2015 IECC
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The available presentation slides focus on the commercial envelope requirements of the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code.
Course Type: Training Materials
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, Federal Official, Manufacturer, Policy Maker, State Official, Utility
Code Version: International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The available presentation slides focus on the commercial scope and envelope requirements of the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code.
Course Type: Video
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: 2009 IECC
This training provides an overview of the commercial lighting requirements of the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code.
Course Type: Training Materials, In-person
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: 2012 IECC
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The available presentation slides focus on the commercial lighting requirements of the 2012 International Energy Conservation Code.
Course Type: Training Materials
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, Federal Official, Manufacturer, Policy Maker, State Official, Utility
Code Version: International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), 2015 IECC
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The available presentation slides focus on the commercial lighting requirements of the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code.
Course Type: Training Materials
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, Federal Official, Manufacturer, Policy Maker, State Official, Utility
Code Version: International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The available presentation slides focus on the commercial electrical power and lighting systems of the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code.
Course Type: Video
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: 2009 IECC
This training provides an overview of the commercial mechanical requirements of the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code.
Course Type: Training Materials, In-person
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: 2012 IECC
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The available presentation slides focus on the commercial mechanical requirements of the 2012 International Energy Conservation Code.
Course Type: Training Materials
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, Federal Official, Manufacturer, Policy Maker, State Official, Utility
Code Version: International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), 2015 IECC
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The available presentation slides focus on the commercial mechanical requirements of the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code.
Course Type: Training Materials
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, Federal Official, Manufacturer, Policy Maker, State Official, Utility
Code Version: International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The available presentation slides focus on the commercial mechanical requirements of the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code.
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
Daylighting Controls Daylighting controls reduce artificial lighting in response to sunlight coming in through windows and skylights. They were first introduced in ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2010 for commercial buildings and are now part of 90.1-2013 and...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
This webinar examined the findings of a study that reviewed energy savings resulting from the implementation of code controls requirements in real buildings, as part of DOE's Building Energy Codes Program Energy Codes Commentator webinar series. In...
Course Type: Webinar
Online or electronic construction permitting is changing the way municipalities across the country issue permits and schedule inspections. For builders, plan reviewers, inspectors, and municipal and state administrators, online or electric...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
This webinar, which is part of DOE's Building Energy Codes Program Energy Codes Commentator webinar-based training series, provided an introduction into metal building types and systems and how they are defined in the national energy codes and...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer
Code Version: ASHRAE Standard 90.1, International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
This webinar took a look at the flexibility and options built into the International Energy Conservation Code as well as the various paths of compliance that can be taken and what type of documentation is needed for each path. It also addressed how...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
Building energy codes can be daunting in their size and complexity, with model codes continually evolving to capture design improvements, greater efficiency, and affordability, while multiple editions can lead to a patchwork of adopted codes across...
Course Type: Training Materials, Video, In-person
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Code Official, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: ASHRAE Standard 90.1, International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training courses, and are intended to provide the tools and specific training necessary to evaluate statewide commercial compliance with ASHRAE Standard 90.1. The course also provides useful...
Course Type: Training Materials, Video, In-person
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Code Official, Engineer, State Official
Code Version: 2009 IECC
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training courses, and are intended to provide the tools and specific training necessary to evaluate residential compliance with the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC). The...
Course Type: Webinar
State and local energy policies across the country are increasingly focused on strategies such as decarbonization and beneficial electrification with an eye toward a cleaner and more resilient energy system. This session will review how these trends...
Course Type: Webinar
Homes built to today’s building codes have tight envelopes (low infiltration!), high levels of insulation (low thermal conductivity!), and ducts in the conditioned space (small duct losses!). This leads to a situation where the home has...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, Policy Maker, State Official, Utility
This webinar provided an overview of common commercial building Heating, Ventilating, and Air-conditioning (HVAC) systems as they relate to energy code requirements.  It covered the most common HVAC systems and equipment, along with energy-related...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer
Code Version: ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2013, 2015 IECC
This webinar provided details on the requirements for lighting in the 2015 IECC and ASHRAE/IES 90.1-2013.  It explained each requirement and provided useful examples that help clarify potential application variations or issues.  The information...
Course Type: Webinar
In order to meet the demand for increased levels of energy efficiency in commercial buildings, ASHRAE 90.1 is pursuing several novel ways to improve whole-building performance. This seminar will explore several strategies that are expected to debut...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance, Multi-Family
Ecotope, Inc., in partnership with Center for Energy and Environment (CEE) and Slipstream, led the Low-Rise Multifamily Study for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). The study was intended to develop and pilot a methodology that can be used by...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
Code Version: ASHRAE Standard 90.1
This 2-hour training focuses on ASHRAE Standard 90.1 reporting requirements applicable to performance-based projects and covers the documentation that must be submitted to code officials and administrators of above-code programs. It illustrates how...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
Code Version: ASHRAE Standard 90.1
This 2-hour training is targeted toward building officials, beyond code program administrators, and others who are tasked with approval of energy modeling submittals for performance based compliance. It discusses submittal review strategy and the...
Course Type: Webinar
With the onset of COVID-19, the building industry had to quickly adapt to the changing landscape. As a result, remote inspections, which historically have only been used by few jurisdictions, quickly became the buzz word around building departments...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer
This webinar provided an overview of the basic functions of the REScheck software.  It covered how to identify the construction specifications needed to complete a compliance calculation, how to enter building thermal envelope components into the...
Course Type: Webinar
Page Focus: Compliance
REScheck-Web is a web-based application that enables designers/developers of residential buildings to enter building envelope assemblies per their proposed plans and specifications, and in turn, will determine whether or not the project is in...
Course Type: Training Materials
Page Focus: Compliance
Target Audience: Architect/Designer, Builder, Code Official, Contractor, Engineer, Federal Official, Manufacturer, Policy Maker, State Official, Utility
Code Version: International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
The materials for this course may be used for in-person training purposes. The presentation slides focus on the residential provisions of the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code.

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