Phase 2 of the National Efficiency Building Project Released

Phase 2 of the National Efficiency Building Project Released

Phase 2 of The National Energy Efficiency Building Project was released in December and the findings point to a widespread lack of documentation and the ability to assess compliance with the National Construction Code. The recommendations of the project are that “as built” inspections and building passports be introduced.

The Fifth estate has made some worthwhile comments on the findings at

http://www.thefifthestate.com.au/politics/government/neebp-phase-2-released-as-built-inspections-building-passports-on-the-cards/79646

Access to the full reports are below.

Part One – Development and trialing an “as built” inspection process to check compliance with the national construction code.

https://www.sa.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0003/192927/NEEBP-phase-2-project-1-compliance-inspections-final-report.pdf

Part Two – Trialing of Building Passport which contained key documentation to verify building energy performance.

https://www.sa.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0004/192928/NEEBP-phase-2-project-2-electronic-building-passport-final-report.pdf