There are numerous regulations that affect buildings in Washington, DC. This suite of resources focuses specifically on the new Building Energy Performance Standards (BEPS) and the latest building code updates. These pages provide an overview of the regulations and links to government and industry resources for bringing your buildings into compliance.
Get the details on how the new legislation will affect existing buildings and those to be built in the future.
We break down code changes for you and their impact on energy use.
Get the basics on building envelope commissioning in DC.
Where DC’s Building Code Meets BEPS
Learn how DC’s Building Energy Performance Standards for existing buildings overlaps with DC Energy Conservation Code for new buildings.