The Reference Ace™ tool helps users navigate the Title 24, Part 6 and Title 20 Standards documents. Features like "pop-up" definitions of defined terms, key word search capabilities and hyperlinks that allow you to jump directly to related sections make using the Standards documents easier.
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Due to the nature of these files, the downloadable versions of Reference Ace can only be accessed on the desktop version of this page.
2019 Title 24, Part 6 Reference Ace
Version 1.0 of the Reference Ace includes the 2019 Building Energy Efficiency Standards only. The next version will add the Reference Appendices, followed by the Residential and Nonresidential Compliance Manuals, and Residential and Nonresidential ACM Reference Manuals.
The Forms Ace™ tool is designed to help you determine which Title 24, Part 6 Forms are applicable to your specific project. Use this tool as you begin your construction project to: Identify steps necessary for your project to comply with Title 24, Part 6; Understand which compliance path is least cumbersome to pursue; Identify which Title 24, Part 6 forms will be required for your addition, alteration, or new construction project & generate a checklist; Identify whether or not your project requires HERS (Home Energy Rating System) verification.
Now there are also options to complete Nonresidential Prescriptive forms online. Use the new Energy Code Ace JetPack to guide you through forms for lighting projects or the Energy Commission’s new NRCC dynamic forms if you need less help.
Energy Code Ace Jetpack
We’ll help you complete and verify the appropriate form for your Nonresidential Prescriptive lighting project. Try our Beta version for 2016 and let us know what you think as we develop more options for the 2019 code!
Please note that you will be asked for project-specific information in filling out forms.
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The Navigator Ace™ tool provides a step-by-step guide to the Title 24, Part 6 compliance process. Laid out in an easy-to-follow flowchart, each step in the process is described in detail for the responsible party including links to resources, code language and tools to assist with compliance. Click on each box to expand a print-ready PDF, or download the entire set using the “Download All” button below. Get started by choosing Residential or Nonresidential, then between Performance or Prescriptive paths. Not sure? We have guidance for that too!
The Installation Ace is a "field guide" to assist you in identifying proper installation techniques and which provides visual aides for some components commonly installed incorrectly. Its array of photographs along with easy-to-understand text are designed to help you visualize and demonstrate correct installation of a number of residential and nonresidential energy efficiency measures required by Title 24, Part 6.