• Energy Code Provisions in H.R. 3586 Enhance Product Neutrality

    Jul 15, 2019
    WASHINGTON – American Wood Council (AWC) Vice President, Government Affairs Andrew Dodson issued the following statement regarding the introduction of The Energy Savings and Building Efficiency Act (H.R. 3586). The bill encourages product neutrality in building energy codes and defines the role of the Department of Energy (DOE) as a technical advisor in the development of model energy codes and subsequent state adoption. It is co-sponsored by Reps. Kurt Schrader (D-OR), Bill Flores (R-TX) leading the bill, and Tom O’Halleran (D-AZ), Lou Correa (D-CA) and Collin Peterson (D-MN).
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