October 31, 2023

EMPOWERED Solutions: Efficiency, Energy, and Safety Codes: What Is Working Around the County to Foster Resilient Communities

In this webinar, experts from the nation’s regional energy efficiency organizations will share the building projects that have been the most effective at improving resilience in their areas.

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In this webinar, experts from the nation’s regional energy efficiency organizations will share the building projects that have been the most effective at improving resilience in their areas. When finished, you will better understand codes for efficient, EV-ready, and solar-ready buildings. The webinar will also include a sneak peek at provisions in the 2024 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), and much more. You will leave with strategies that you can implement in your jurisdiction to ensure a resilient and sustainable community.

Speakers:

  • John Gossman, Building Associate, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA)
  • John Balfe, Senior Manager, State and Community Solutions at the Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships (NEEP)
  • Maggie Kelly Riggins, Senior Program Manager, Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance (SEEA)
  • Jim Meyers, Buildings Program Director, Southwest Energy Efficiency Project (SWEEP)
  • Randy Plumlee, Energy and Code Program Manager, South-central Partnership for Energy Efficiency as a Resource (SPEER)

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This material was developed by the Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC). It is based upon work supported by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) under the Award Number DE-EE0009455 (“EMPOWERED”). The views expressed herein do not necessarily represent the views of the U.S. Department of Energy or the United States Government.