November 1, 2023
How the Energy Code Treats Electrification
Wednesday, November 1, 2023
The 2022 Energy Code in California actively promotes electrification as a crucial step to combat greenhouse gas emissions. Various electric appliances like heat pump water heaters, heat pump space conditioners, and induction cooktops are subject to different aspects of the building code, as well as planning and zoning regulations. Due to the implementation of stronger incentives and reach codes aimed at advancing electrification, the permit applications for projects may differ significantly from the conventional business-as-usual upgrades. This course will center on the energy code and green building code, emphasizing their importance in driving sustainable practices.
ICC CEU: 0.1