Tuesday, December 1, 2009
It's coming: an international green building code
The International Code Council (ICC) develops standards and guidelines for building safety, fire prevention, construction practices... and now sustainability. These days they're working on a green building code for commercial building in the USA.
This article at Philly.com describes work by the ICC's Sustainable Building Technology Committee on the new green building code. California and Pennsylvania are the only two states with government representatives on the panel.