- 8.3 percent energy cost savings
- 7.9 percent source energy savings
- 6.8 percent site energy savings
States are required to certify that the provisions of its commercial building code regarding energy efficiency have been reviewed and, as necessary, updated codes to meet or exceed the updated edition of Standard 90.1.
More information on DOE’s determination, along with supporting analysis and public comments received, is available at energycodes.gov/determinations.
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