12.05.2013  |  Mountain Town News

You can quickly get lost in the alphabet soup of building codes. But give an A to Snowmass Village, Colo., for being early adopters of the newest codes that most aggressively seek to elevate energy efficiency and green construction.

Only a handful of other municipalities in Colorado have adopted either of the 2012 codes: the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), and the other and broader International Green Construction Code (IGCC).

“It’s very significant what Snowmass has done,” says Chris Green, an architect in Ago Studios in Eagle, Colo., who helped draw up the IGCC and was a consultant to Snowmass…

The Mountain Town News has the details.

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