In an effort to provide additional guidance to the DC building industry (designers, developers, builders, contractors, third party plan reviewers, etc.) on complicated and/or unclear sections of the DC Energy Conservation Code and DC Green Construction Code, the DCRA Green Building Division is drafting a series of code interpretations.  The first set of draft interprations for review may be found below.  Please send your comments to green.building@dc.gov by 12/18/2017.

DRAFT CODE INTERPRETATIONS FOR REVIEW (12/1/2017)

2013 DC Green Construction Code*

2013 DC Energy Conservation Code**

*The following code interpretations involve the DC Green Construction Code, however, may also reference related sections of the DCMR 12-A.

**The following code interpretations involve the DC Energy Conservation Code, however, may also reference related sections of the DCMR 12-A.