Energy Code Essentials: Catawba County

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Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

NC Residential Energy Code Essentials Training (2-Hour)energy code project
Lunch and Learn

Date: Thursday, July 27, 12:00pm-2:00pm

Location: Catawba Government Center, 25 Government Drive, Newton, NC

Cost: FREE
Catawba County and surrounding NCDOI jurisdictions are invited to attend this course

Continuing Education: NCDOI 2 hrs Building OR 1 hr Mechanical, Engineers may self-report for 2 PDH's

This session will educate participants on the key provisions of the NC Energy Code. It will focus on problems identified during our recent field study of 250 new homes. Topics will include a quick overview, details on slab insulation, insulation coverage & installation practices, knee walls, lighting, duct sealing, and air sealing. Photos from our recent field study will be shown showing practical applications as well as what doesn't meet the code.

If time allows this training includes an interactive plan review exercise where participants will team up and implement the energy code provisions just reviewed by evaluating a set of residential home plans.

Questions on the course, contact: Janet Miller,, 828-262-8913 | Appalachian Energy Center

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