North Carolina Advocates Advance Bill to Save $1.1 Billion of Taxpayer-Funded Energy and Water Utilities in State Buildings

Last Tuesday and Wednesday, North Carolina Building Performance Association (NCBPA) member professionals and staff spent two days at the North Carolina General Assembly in Raleigh advocating and lobbying for policy improvements that support increased energy efficiency, green building and high…

North Carolina improves to #26 from #31 in energy efficiency policy in the ACEEE 2018 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard ratings

By: Marissa Nixon, Policy & Research Coordinator, NCBPA The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) released their 2018 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard on October 5, 2018. The national Scorecard gives an update on state energy efficiency policies and…

Press Release: NCBPA Releases 2018 Energy Efficiency Potential Report

Billions in energy efficiency savings for North Carolinians is achievable, report finds September 25, 2018 – North Carolina Building Performance Association (NCBPA) today released a report projecting the potential for $13.9 billion in energy savings in North Carolina over ten…

NCBPA submits comments to incentivize high performance affordable housing

On August 31, 2018, NCBPA submitted comments on NC Housing Finance Agency’s 2019 Qualified Action Plan (QAP) program related to increasing energy efficient, green and/or high performance construction standards in affordable housing developments.  North Carolina’s current QAP requires ENERGY STAR…

Commercial Building Performance Industry Survey

NCBPA is pleased to announce the launch of our latest survey! Please take some time to complete our new survey seeking responses from commercial building performance professionals on a variety of important topics including design practices, certification programs, workforce development,…

Join NCBPA at These Upcoming Industry Events

August 15th: NC Energy Policy Council’s Quarterly Public Meeting Want to learn what our industry’s energy efficiency policy work is all about?  Join us on August 15th in Raleigh from 10am – Noon for the Q3 public meeting of the North Carolina…