Nearly 80 percent of our citywide emissions are attributed to buildings’ energy use. Many new sustainable technologies have recently come to the marketplace that help offset these emissions, increase a building’s efficiency, decrease energy dependence, and reduce costs for homeowners. Here you will find resources that review these technologies, describe the benefits they offer, and explain how they can be used within New York City.
The 2014 NYCECC is expected to go into effect January 1, 2015. Please visit our website regularly for updated information. For more information, visit the Energy Code page under the Codes & Reference Section.