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Don’t Complain About Title 24 – Do Something!

The California Energy Commission selects measures to support for each code cycle of California’s Building Energy Efficiency Standards (Title 24, Part 6). Potentially useful changes to building commissioning were not included in 2019 updates to the standards — but before July 31st (3 months from now) you have the opportunity to be heard: submit commissioning […]

Treading (Lightly) Toward a 100% Clean Energy Future

No matter how the conversation about a “Green New Deal” evolves (or not) in Congress, states and cities across the U.S. are implementing codes, policies and initiatives for clean resources, carbon reduction, and distributed energy. Despite some efforts to the contrary, this trend has been growing faster in the past 12 months than ever in […]

Advocacy: The Fight for Certification

Professional certification like the Certified Commissioning Professional (CCP) and the Associate Commissioning Professional (ACP) are used to demonstrate proven credentials. Last Fall, the Building Commissioning Certification Board (BCCB) joined with over 100 associations to support the Professional Certification Coalition (PCC). This coalition was organized by the Institute for Credentialing Excellence and the American Society of […]