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Ryan Meres

Ryan Meres

Ryan Meres is senior code compliance specialist at the Washington, D.C.-based Institute for Market Transformation, where he investigates best practices in energy code compliance in new and existing buildings.

Ryan Meres's Posts

What a Trump Presidency Might Mean for Energy Codes What a Trump Presidency Might Mean for Energy Codes

Can President-elect Trump de-regulate the industry as he has promised? BUILDER blogger Ryan Meres takes a look. Read more

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One Step Closer to the Next National Model Energy Code One Step Closer to the Next National Model Energy Code

What do proposed code changes mean for you? Read more

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Energy Rating Index Gives Builders an Advantage Energy Rating Index Gives Builders an Advantage

The ERI compliance path soon may be coming to a state near you--are you ready? BUILDER blogger Ryan Meres has the lowdown. Read more

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Do Energy Codes Work? Do Energy Codes Work?

Preliminary results from the largest residential energy code field study ever conducted in the U.S. show they do. Read more

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The Future of Energy Codes The Future of Energy Codes

While energy codes have moved from complex to simple over the years, it sometimes seems they're moving back toward the complex side. Here, blogger Ryan Meres looks at recent changes to energy codes to determine where they’re heading and what it means for builders. Read more

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