AIR LEAKAGE GUIDE
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Building Energy Code Resource Guide:
Air Leakage Guide
Building Energy Codes
DOE’s Building Energy Codes Program (BECP) is an inormation resource onnational energy codes. BECP works with other government agencies, state and local jurisdictions, national code organizations, and industry to promote stronger buildingenergy codes and help states adopt, implement, and enorce those codes.
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