Under the Residential Energy Code, new construction, variable capacity heat pumps (VCHP), commonly known as “mini-splits” are potentially available for a Title 24 ‘energy credit’ under the Performance Method, but there are several requirements that require attention.
The Energy Storage System (ESS) Ready requirements are a new Mandatory Measure for new construction single family residences with one or two dwelling units.
There are four common types of water heater used in residential construction; each has their pros and cons of course, but what does the 2022 Energy Code think of hot water?
We can all agree fresh and filtered air is important to our health and wellbeing.
Indoor air quality (IAQ) is an important part of today’s Gas vs Electric appliance debate.
Accessory Dwelling Units according to the Energy Code – Does it require solar?
Section 110.2 and the humble thermostat
How to comply with the EV-charging readiness requirements
Are you eligible for an exemption?
How to calculate the solar zone area