References and Other Resources

Projects that fall within the scope of an adopted ordinance may be eligible to participate in one or more energy efficiency programs.  These programs provide incentives to customers to reduce incremental costs that may be incurred for equipment or measures installed to “reach” beyond the minimum state requirements.

Residential Programs – Existing Homes

Residential New Construction

Nonresidential Programs – Existing Buildings

Nonresidential New Construction

California Building Standards Commission (CBSC)

  • CALGreen
  • CBSC Publications - Select “Local Jurisdictions and Fire Protection Districts”
    • Guide for Local Amendments of Building Standards
    • California Code Adoption for Local Jurisdictions, (webinar and presentation slides)
    • Local Code Ordinances

California Energy Commission (CEC)

California Department of Housing and Community Development

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