• 19th


    Sep, 2022

    Healthy Buildings Toolkit

    Decision makers utilize the Healthy Buildings Toolkit to identify energy efficiency and indoor environment quality (IEQ) upgrades that can be funded through productivity gains and lower utility expenses. The Federal Energy Management Program and the General Services Administration developed this free resource with support from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. 

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  • 30th


    Mar, 2022

    New Energy Standards for Federal Buildings

    The US Department of Energy on March 30, 2021, announced new energy efficiency standards for federal buildings set to take effect in 2023.

    The new requirements will mandate all new federal buildings to comply with the 2021 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) beginning April 1, 2023. Any major retrofits to existing federal buildings will also be included under the updated codes.

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