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ECBC 2017 will prepare the future building stock to achieve net zero energy goals

The major update to the Energy Conservation Building Code of India (ECBC) was released in June 2017. The requirements for energy efficient performance has become stringent. As per the Update, it is now mandatory for new construction to allocate dedicated space for installing on-site renewable energy systems in the future. This is a step towards creating a built stock that will be equipped to get to net zero in the future. The Code can be downloaded here