Breakfast Session: Tax Incentives That Can Fuel Your Project

  • Shane Nault – Building EnergetiCx
  • Randy Lucas – Lucas Tax + Energy

Key tax incentives enacted over the last several years have focused on encouraging businesses to incorporate energy efficiency into their operational plans. This presentation shares some key tax incentives and resources that will be sure to benefit your projects, including recent changes to the tax laws. The speakers also share details on EECBD compliance and implementation by navigating through the tax code and required standards, including some case studies.

With LEED as a driving force for High Performing Buildings, the presentation takes a look at how the LEED requirements can be a catalyst for tax advantages. This includes compliance with ASHRAE Standard 90.1 requirements, building energy simulations, and understanding building systems. Key code updates in the marketplace that impact energy efficiency, including IECC and others are described.