Publications

Oregon Residential Energy Code Field Study
Document Number: PNNL-30006 | Document Type: Field Study, Reports and Studies, State-specific | Publication Date:

A research project in the state of Oregon identified opportunities to reduce homeowner utility bills in residential single-family new construction by increasing compliance with the state energy code. The study was initiated in November 2019; data collection began in November 2019 and continued through February 2020. Analysis of the data has led to a better understanding of the energy features present in homes and identified over $600,000 in potential annual savings to Oregon homeowners that could result from increased compliance with the 2017 Oregon Residential Specialty Code (2017 ORSC).

Oregon Certification of Residential Building Energy Codes - 2012 IECC
Document Type: State-specific, State Certification | Publication Date: