Building Code Changes and Stars.

I have had many questions about the impending changes to the building code. Here are some brief answers, with more to come soon.

Yes, the energy part of the building code is changing this year.

Yes, it’s a mess.

Yes, the code implementation date has been postponed until September.

Yes, I am working on a system to make sense of it all.

Yes, we can achieve good outcomes regardless of the changes.

Yes, I’m talking about Building Performance, not just energy efficiency.

Yes, it’s the system that I currently use.

Yes, it now has a name.

Gold Star – Building Performance for Everyone.

…….Yes, I will provide more information soon.