By Steve Klocke, Senior Sustainability Consultant A week has passed since the new energy code went into effect in New York State and New York City. Did you miss it? Hopefully not, but we thought it might be helpful to review some of the new requirements in the residential section (stay tuned for future posts […]
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Taylor Boles is the Marketing Coordinator for Steven Winter Associates.
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By Pablo Muñoz, Sustainability Consultant In recent years, the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions have seen a tremendous increase in interest in Passive House buildings. It’s not only in the news; here at SWA we have experienced a dramatic increase in requests for Passive House. The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Authority (PHFA) now includes a 10 point […]
By Gayathri Vijayakumar, VP Senior Building Systems Engineer New Energy Code on the Horizon? We’re already more than halfway through 2016, and many states are still enforcing energy codes from 2009. While a few have adopted 2012 IECC and even 2015 IECC, state adoption of energy codes tends to remain a few years behind the […]