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Vermont Residential Building Energy Standard revised

The Vermont Residential Building Energy Standard (RBES) affects all new homes (and additions more than 500 square feet) built after July 1, 1998.

The RBES has just been revised as of July 1, 2011. Revisions will take effect October 1, 2011 and “shall apply to construction commenced on and after the date they become effective.”

RBES applies to all new residential construction, including additions, alterations, renovations, and repairs.

Read more about the RBES.

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