[California Energy Commission Letterhead]

STATE OF CALIFORNIA
ENERGY RESOURCES CONSERVATION
AND DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION



NOTICE OF STAFF WORKSHOP
2005 BUILDING ENERGY EFFICIENCY STANDARDS

FIRST DRAFT REVISIONS TO BUILDING
ENERGY EFFICIENCY STANDARDS
AND ALTERNATIVE CALCULATION METHOD (ACM)
APPROVAL MANUALS


Workshop Agenda Now Available

The staff of the California Energy Commission will conduct this workshop to obtain public comment on the first draft revisions to the Standards and Alternative Calculation Method (ACM) Approval Manuals. These are being considered for the next update to the Building Energy Efficiency Standards (Standards) for Residential and Nonresidential Buildings (California Building Code, Title 24, Part 6).



TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2002
Hearing Room A
10 a.m.
CALIFORNIA ENERGY COMMISSION
1516 Ninth Street
Sacramento, California
(Wheelchair Accessible)

WORKSHOP WILL BE WEBCAST


Purpose of the Workshop

At the November 5, 2002 workshop, the Commission staff will obtain public comment on the first draft of Building Standards and ACM Manual revisions. A second draft of the documents will be presented at a follow-up workshop that is tentatively planned for January 2003.

The November 5, 2002 workshop will focus on first draft revisions to the Building Standards and ACM Manuals, with the exception of indoor and outdoor lighting revisions. A separate workshop for all draft lighting revisions is planned for November 18, 2002.

Documentation related to the November 5, 2002 workshop will be posted to the project website [www.energy.ca.gov/2005_standards] prior to October 23, 2002.


More Information on the 2005 Building Energy Efficiency Web Site

The following information can be found on the CommissionŐs Web page [www.energy.ca.gov/2005_standards] for the 2005 Standards update:
  • Background information about the 2005 Standards Update


  • Notices and Announcements


  • Workshops and Associated Documents, Reports, Public Comments, and Transcripts

The Workshop on November 5, 2002 can be monitored by webcast by clicking on the "Webcast" link on the Commission Web page [www.energy.ca.gov].


Assistance

For information on participating in Commission proceedings, please contact Roberta Mendonca, the Public Adviser, (916) 654-4489, toll free (800) 822-6228, or by e-mail at [pao@energy.state.ca.us].

If you have a disability and require special accommodations, please contact Lou Quiroz at (916) 654-5146 (five days prior to the staff workshop).

Technical questions should be directed to Bryan Alcorn, 2005 Standards Contract Manager, (916) 654-4222, or by e-mail at [balcorn@energy.state.ca.us].

News media inquiries should be directed to Assistant Director Claudia Chandler, (916) 654-4989.

Date online: October 22, 2002




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