Critical Energy Decisions Ahead and the Role of Efficiency
By Birud Jhaveri | Tue, May 20, 14
Birud Jhaveri, Deputy Commissioner of Energy Policy & Assurance, Mass.
Ma. StretchCode or: How I Learned to Stop Updating and Love the Timebomb
By Kevin Rose | Tue, February 4, 14
Unless Massachusetts communities push to update the state’s Stretch Code before July 1, 2014, the 20% boost in building energy efficiency it provides will evaporate, creating market confusion and violate the very concept behind its inception.
Up to $240K Available: “Consulting Services for Raising the BAR (Building Asset Rating)”
By Allison Webster | Wed, December 14, 11
NEEP, in collaboration with the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER), is seeking proposals for innovative methodologies that can help reduce the time and cost of data collection. Operational ratings for buildings, which are based on actual energy use (i.e. energy billing data), are great, but don’t paint the full picture of a building’s true energy performance.