2019 Energy Standard Changes
September 24 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am$15 – $30
Course/Session Description and Learning Objectives:
This session will review the major changes to the 2019 Energy Standards requirements for both residential and nonresidential buildings. Topics that will be discussed for residential buildings include the requirements for PV, HVAC ventilation (ASHRAE 62.2) and filtration (MERV 13), walls and ceiling/roof insulation, fenestration and door efficiencies, quality insulation installation (QII), heat pump water heaters, and the Performance Approach and Energy Design Rating (EDR). Topics that will be discussed for nonresidential buildings include the requirements for healthcare facilities, indoor and outdoor lighting, HVAC ventilation and filtration (including for high-rise residential buildings), and covered processes. Available educational resources and training opportunities for the 2019 Energy Standards will also be provided.
- Understand the major changes to the residential requirements in the 2019 Energy Standards.
- Understand key points of the new PV requirements.
- Understand the major changes to the nonresidential requirements in the 2019 Energy Standards.