Building Code Resources

Related Resources

Hawaii State Building Code Council

International Code Council
Producer of the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)

ASHRAE
Producer of ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2013 Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings

Building Energy Code eLearning
Online training, including presentations, webcasts and self-paced training related to energy codes, including the IECC and ASHRAE 90.1

Building Codes Assistance Project
A nonprofit organization that promotes the adoption and advancement of energy codes.

Hawaii Energy
Energy conservation and efficiency program. Provides resources and incentives.

 

Hawaii energy efficiency guidelines

Hawaii Homeowner’s Guide to Energy, Comfort & Value (PDF)

Field Guide for Energy Performance, Comfort, and Value in Hawaii Homes (PDF)

Hawaii Commercial Building Guidelines for Energy Efficiency (PDF)

 

County Energy Codes

Energy codes are adopted and enforced at the county level. Use the following links to check current status.

Hawaii County
Contact: Jai Ho Cheng, jcheng@co.hawaii.hi.us

Honolulu County 
Contact: Willard Nishigata, wnishigata@honolulu.gov

Kauai County
Contact: Francis Layaoen, flayaoen@kauai.gov

Maui County
Contact: Glen Ueno, glen.ueno@co.maui.hi.us

 

Hawaii State Energy Office contact for energy code issues: Howard Wiig, howard.c.wiig@hawaii.gov