Tag: building codes


DOE Awards $90M to Support Updating Building Codes Across the US

July 13, 2023

Via: ENR

Aiming to advance energy-efficient building codes, the U.S. Dept. of Energy has awarded $90 million in grants to state agencies, nonprofits and and other organizations around the country to provide technical assistance and support for building code implementation efforts. The […]

Construction Processes, Legal

White House incentivizes stronger building codes, standards

June 7, 2022

Via: Construction Dive

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicts “above-average hurricane activity” for this year’s storm season, which extends through November. The agency anticipates up to 21 named storms and six major hurricanes with winds of 111 miles per hour or higher. […]