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Public Comment Period Opens for 2024 National Green Building Standard Update

The Pro Builder

Public Comment Period Opens for 2024 National Green Building Standard Update ibush Mon, 08/21/2023 - 06:30 The 45-day public comment period opened Aug. Public Comment Period Opens for 2024 National Green Building Standard Update ibush Mon, 08/21/2023 - 06:30 The 45-day public comment period opened Aug.

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International Code Council to Highlight Key Role of Building Codes and Standards in Achieving Climate Resilience at COP28

Civil + Structural Engineer

The International Code Council will provide expertise and solutions for governments and the building sector to help address the changing climate Washington D.C. – The work of the International Code Council and similar organizations is to spotlight the need to incorporate the buildings and construction sector in climate discussions.

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US Energy Dept. Updates Commercial Building Model Energy Standard

ENR Construction

Buildings that meet the newer ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2022 in site energy savings compared to those that only meet the 2019 standard, an agency analysis estimates. 2022 would see an average of 9.8%

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Prioritizing water quality with the WELL Building Standard

BDC Network

Prioritizing water quality with the WELL Building Standard 0 qpurcell Thu, 02/01/2024 - 12:08 Standards In this edition of Building WELLness, DC WELL Accredited Professionals Hannah Arthur and Alex Kircher highlight an important item of the WELL Building Standard: water.

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Deep green retrofits: Updating old buildings to new sustainability standards

BDC Network

Deep green retrofits: Updating old buildings to new sustainability standards 0 qpurcell Thu, 07/13/2023 - 11:32 Sustainability HOK’s David Weatherhead and Atenor’s Eoin Conroy discuss the challenges and opportunities of refurbishing old buildings to meet modern-day sustainability standards.

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Colorado Adopts Its First Building Energy Performance Standard

ENR Construction

About 8,000 buildings are covered by the new rule, intended to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, but some already meet the standard's energy efficiency requirements.

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Mastering the Blueprint: An Essential Guide to Building Regulations and Standards in India

Construction Placements

Mastering the Blueprint: An Essential Guide to Building Regulations and Standards in India This blog post explores the essentials of building regulations and standards in India, providing a detailed guide for aspiring civil engineers and construction professionals.