The definitive resource for California Green Building Codes in non-residential areas!
If you need a definitive reference to the California Green Building Codes in non-residential areas, then look no further than the Guide to the 2016 California Green Building Standards Code (NONRESIDENTIAL)! Written by the experts at the California Building Standards Commission, this third edition introduces you to the non–residential provisions of the 2016 California Green Building Standards Code (Title 24, Part 11), also known as CALGreen.
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1 – Administration
Chapter 2 – Definitions
Chapter 3 – Green Building
Chapter 4 – Residential Mandatory Measures
Chapter 5 – Nonresidential Mandatory Measures
Division 5.1 – Planning and Design
Division 5.2 – Energy Efficiency
Division 5.3 – Water Efficiency and Conservation
Division 5.4 – Material Conservation and Resource Efficiency
Division 5.5 – Environmental Quality
Chapter 6 – Referenced Organizations and Standards
Chapter 7 – Installer and Special Inspector Qualifications
Chapter 8 – Compliance Forms and Worksheets
Nonresidential Forms and Templates
Verification Guidelines (Guide Only)
Appendix A4 – Residential Voluntary Measures
Appendix A5 – Nonresidential Voluntary Measures
Division A5.1 – Planning and Design
Division A5.2 – Energy Efficiency
Division A5.3 – Water Efficiency and Conservation
Division A5.4 – Material Conservation and Resource Efficiency
Division A5.5 – Environmental Quality
Division A5.6 – Voluntary Tiers
Appendix A6.1 – Voluntary Standards for Health Facilities.
If you are a code official, designer, plan reviewer, inspector or contractor, then you owe it to yourself to get this essential resource!
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