Committee on Housing and Buildings voted to delete Section R408 Passive House
On Wednesday, February 26, 2020 the Committee on Housing and Buildings voted 8-0 to eliminate Section R408 Passive House
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The proposed bill eliminates the very critical Section R408 Passive House
as an alternative compliance path of the NYStretch Energy Code-2020.
NYPH does not support the deletion of Section R408 Passive House.
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