Tag: federal buildings

Construction Site Safety, Regulations

DOE unveils new efficiency standards for federal buildings

March 30, 2022

Via: Construction Dive

Designed for HVAC professionals, the 2019 edition of ASHRAE’s Standard 90.1 code includes more than 100 energy-focused updates since the last edition was published in 2016. In addition, the 2021 IECC incorporates significant changes over the 2018 edition, including: Increased […]

Construction Processes, Legal

President Biden Outlines Federal Decarbonization Plan

December 9, 2021

Via: ENR

A new presidential executive order that calls for major reductions in greenhouse gas emissions from federal buildings and facilities could have sweeping impacts for construction and design firms that do business for the federal government. President Joe Biden’s Dec. 8 […]