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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: