As the industry and policy shift toward achieving greenhouse gas emissions, the 2019 and upcoming 2022 building code updates reflect this shift to support electrification. From heat pump water heaters to heat pump for space condition to cooking, these appliances are impacted by different aspects of the building code as well as planning and zoning. With increased incentives and reach codes driving toward electrification, the projects submitted for permit may vary from previous business as usual upgrades. Come learn and discuss the intersection of the energy code with different electrification technologies. This class will focus on the energy code and green building code while touching on other parts of the building code.
The training will review the following:
• Electrification technologies
• New construction, additions and alterations
• Mandatory measures and prescriptive measures