Louisiana Has a New Energy Code for Commercial Buildings

June 25, 2005

Louisiana Governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco signed House Bill (HB) 552 on June 25 that established a new energy code for commercial buildings. Read the bill.

HB-552 created a new commercial building energy code that follows the ASHRAE 90.1, 2001 edition and the International Energy Conservation Code, 2000 edition.

Source: Summer 2005 edition of the Alliance to Save Energy's State Energy Policy Bulletin.