The session will focus on the past, present and future potential directions for WSEC residential energy code. This session will provide a technical overview of the 2018 Washington State Energy Code (WSEC), including examples of how to use WSEC compliance tools for new and existing construction remodels, alterations and additions. The energy code development model, relies on; research, evaluation, and market transformation of "beyond code" WSU programs such as Energy Star and HER's. This energy code model is why WSEC is a leadership code in the USA today! The session will promote an exchange of useful ideas related to future WSEC code development currently underway for implementation on July 1, 2020.
Building to, or Beyond, the Washington's Residential Energy Code: Past, Present & Future direction
Monday, February 11, 2019
1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
2019 HPC Northwest Regional Conference & Trade Show
By attending this session, participants will:1. Better understand how to comply with Washington State's 2015 Residential Energy Code (WSEC).
2. Better understand how to comply with beyond WSEC voluntary programs Energy Star Homes3. Share ideas on how to better align code and beyond code programs that help inform future improvements.Presenters: