The 2012 North Carolina Energy Conservation Code is developed by the North Carolina Building Code Council and North Carolina Department of Insurance. It is based on the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code.
SCOPE AND GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
These regulations shall be known as the North Carolina Energy Conservation Code as adopted by the North Carolina Building Code Council on December 14, 2010, to be effective January 1, 2012. References to the International Codes shall mean the North Carolina Codes. The NCECC is referred to herein as "this code."
This code applies to residential and commercial buildings.
This code shall regulate the design and construction of buildings for the effective use of energy. This code is intended to provide flexibility to permit the use of innovative approaches and techniques to achieve the effective use of energy. This code is not intended to abridge safety, health or environmental requirements contained in other applicable codes or ordinances.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Administration. Chapter 2: Definitions. Chapter 3: General Requirements. Chapter 4: Residential Energy Efficiency. Chapter 5: Commerical Energy Efficiency. Chapter 6: Referenced Standards. Appendices. Index.