NYS Energy Code 2007

NYS Energy Codes in Effect Dec. 31

     On July 3 2002, Gov. Pataki introduced new comprehensive building and energy codes that started a transition period which runs to December 31. At that time the new version will supersed previous versions and will be enforced by code enforcement, fire prevention, and design professionals. The new law marks the culmination of a multi year project designed to overhaul New York State's building, fire prevention, and energy codes.
     Many provisions of the new code will affect our customers and we are presenting this article in the hope that our customers involved in the Plumbing, Heating/Cooling, and Electrical trades will be made aware of these changes.

Key changes involve: