Britt/Makela Group is excited to announce our partnership with Leading Builders of America, Institute for Market Transformation and the National Resources Defense Council in developing the Efficiency Rating System Proposal which has the potential to save utility customers...Read More
Like an automobile, energy codes require the mechanical and lighting systems work as designed when the building is completed. Unfortunately though, there are no bumper to bumper warranties for new buildings to require periodic tune-ups and oil changes to maintain the original...Read More
“Only through changing behaviors can we have any hope for building a better tomorrow.” This is the thought that resonated with me at the 8th Annual Northeast Energy Efficiency Summit conference I attended last week. This year’s conference topic was Accelerating...Read More
Energy codes have recognized that there might be some benefit to daylighting for several years. California’s Title 24 was the first code that required that lights in daylight spaces be operated separately from all other lights in the space. The thought was that given the...Read More
Compliance with energy codes saves both energy and money. Excellent resources are available to assist the design, construction, and enforcement community. Struggling with compliance?
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