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Canada’s New EE Policy Scorecard: First Annual Scorecard, Ranked by Province

Efficiency Canada, a grant-based research organization of Carleton University and its allies, published Canada’s first-ever Provincial Energy Efficiency Policy Scorecard in November, ranking each province on its performance in acquiring energy savings. The Provincial Scorecard, similar to the annual U.S. ACEEE state-by-state scorecard, assesses efficiency policies and performance in energy efficiency programs, enabling measures, buildings, […]

Annual 2019 Energy Efficiency Report: 2019 ACEEE State Scorecard Is In!

On October 1, the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) published its annual State Energy Efficiency Scorecard, ranking all 50 states for energy efficiency achievements in four major categories that directly affect the commercial building industry: Utility and public benefits Building energy efficiency Combined heat and power (CHP) State government initiatives The annual […]

Letter from President Poeling

BCxA Members and Partners: Happy 2019!  I am honored and excited to serve you as the Building Commissioning Association’s President this year. Just so you know a little about my background, I spent 20 years as an energy efficiency consultant and a commissioning provider.  About 5 years ago, I took a position with a large […]

Cx in California Code – Title 24 Cx Re-Cycle!

The March 5th public comment deadline came and went. Lyn Gomes, BCxA California Chapter Board member, was informed by the California Energy Commission (CEC) that the BCxA’s comments recommending modifications to Title 24 Building Energy Efficiency Standards for commissioning will not be included in the upcoming code cycle.  Disappointing, yes; but this gives the BCxA […]