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MA BBRS; follow new Stretch Code + 2021 IECC + MA Amendments

Posted by Mark Paskell on Wed, Jan 18, 2023 @ 04:08 PM

Today, MA BBRS sent out a notice regarding the new Stretch Code with instruction to also follow the 2021 IECC and MA Amendments. This applies in Massachusetts stretch code cities and towns. The new code was developed by the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources, not the BBRS.

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Tags: Construction Supervisor License, CSL CEU Training, MA DOER, MA Stretch Code 2023

MA DOER 2021 Stretch Code Effective 1/1/2023 without grace period

Posted by Mark Paskell on Tue, Jan 03, 2023 @ 01:32 PM

The MA DOER 2021 stretch code (2021 IECC with MA amendments) is now effective in all stretch energy code towns. It is imperative to know there is no grace period or phase in with the new code changes. All residential buildings three stories or less and remodeling in stretch code towns are significantly impacted.   This new regulation preempts the adoption of the Massachusetts 10th Edition Code (2021 IECC and MA Amendments) which is still under review by the BBRS. 

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Tags: Construction Supervisor CEU Training, Contractor Business Coach, MA DOER