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>>Building Codes Assistance Project Updates on Building Energy Codes

BCAP Newsletters are quarterly summaries of what's been happening at the Building Codes Assistance Project and building energy code progress around the nation. To access the full archive, click here. Here are some of the recent alerts from the BCAP Code Alerts released released weekly by the Building Codes Assistance Project (BCAP) and its website, the Online Code Environment & Advocacy Network (OCEAN). Code Alert Bulletins are designed to share information and support timely participation in state and local activities related to the adoption and implementation of building energy codes. The bulletins highlight immediate opportunities to influence state and local policy outcomes, indicate code status, and recommend contacts for action. Topics addressed in the current issue include:  

* New State and Local Alerts *
Nevada – New Bill to Reduce Stringency of Energy Conservation Standards  
Maine – Three New Bills Introduced to Roll-Back Energy Codes

* Ongoing State and Local Alerts *
Denver, CO – Hearings on the 2015 I-Codes Adoption
New Mexico – New Bill that Could Make Code Adoption Difficult
New York – Reviews to Update NY Codes to the 2015 I-Codes and 2015 NEC
Tennessee – New Bill to Allow Local Jurisdictions to Opt Out of the International Energy Conservation Code Standards
Texas – Next Tuesday: Public Hearing on Bill to Modify Building Energy Efficiency Performance Standards

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