Anchor Class: Construction Industry and Related Professionals Convene to discuss the amended New York City Energy Conservation Code
Thursday, November 17, 2016: Construction Industry and Related Professionals Convene to discuss the amended New York City Energy Conservation Code (manual and online resource included) - 9:30am to 11:30am
The construction industry and related professionals will need to understand the scope, general requirements modified by the recent changes to the New York City Energy Conservation Code.
MARKET FACTS: Energy Conservation Measures
By 2023 building owners are expected to invest 160 billion dollars in energy efficiency and the corresponding technology
Energy Conservation Measures alone have the potential yield 2.7 billion dollars in energy cost savings, reduce current building-based emissions by 33 percent and creating approximately 15,000 direct construction-related jobs. New York City has chosen to take a decided position with respect to addressing the reality that 70 percent of its carbon emissions com from its building stock with the recent enactment of bold legislation
51 percent of Architects, Engineers and Construction firms know that 60 percent of their work will be attributed to sustainability and resiliency
Scope and General Requirements of the amended NYC Energy Conservation Code
Overview of Construction Documents
Steps in Passing Inspections
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