Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:1997
Date Amended:
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards>Building codes and standards
Energy Efficiency Policy Targets:Buildings, Building Code
Agency:Natural Resources Canada
Funding:ecoENERGY Efficiency for Buildings is one element of the ecoENERGY Efficiency initiative, which has been allocated CAD 195 million in federal funding over five years (fiscal year 2011/2012 to fiscal year 2015/2016).
Energy Efficiency Description:

The National Energy Code of Canada for Buildings 2015 (NECB), published by NRC and developed by the Canadian Commission on Building and Fire Codes in collaboration with Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), sets out technical requirements for the energy efficient design and construction of new buildings. The NECB 2015 includes over ninety changes improving the overall energy performance of buildings over the 2011 edition.

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