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Alabama – energy code

  

Issue: Department of Economic & Community Affairs proposed rule:  Residential Building Code adoption of 2015 IECC

 

Affects: Those who install energy efficient items on residential pools & inground spas as well as portable spas

 

Deadline for input to APSP:  February 22

 

Send comments to: Jennifer Hatfield, jhatfield@apsp.org

 

Rule Summary: The Department proposed amendments to a rule concerning residential building codes that would eliminate sections of the code and replace them with a reference to the 2015 International Energy & Conservation Code (IECC).  The IECC references both the APSP-14 Portable Spa Energy Efficiency Standard and the APSP-15 Residential Pool & Inground Spa Energy Efficiency Standard. 

 

Status: Comments due March 7.

 

Notice of proposed rule: 

http://www.alabamaadministrativecode.state.al.us/JCARR/JCARR-JAN-17/ADECA%20305-2-4-.09.pdf