To find the 2013 California Codes, CalGreen Code, Appliance Efficiencies              CEC
and Title 24 Updates this is the place: California Energy Commission:     

To find all things “Green Building in California” check outCalRecycle
the State of California Green Building Home Page at:



For the latest news in architecture there is no better place             AR
than the Architectural Record. The site has a plethora of
news and information for things that get architects all tingly:

LEED: This is the official magazine of the LEED professional –                                                 edc
Environmental Design + Construction (EDC):

PG&E Rebates – This is where you go to find out about equipment rebates.pge



Solar Water Heating – PG&E website about solar water heating systems and energy savings.
Solar Home




US Green Building Council and LEED – the home page for the leading green building organization.
Leed Logo



Building Green Magazine – a great online news source of all things Green.


Sonoma County Green Building – Information on permit requirements and CalGreen Checklist downloads.





City of Santa Rosa – Build It Green –  Information on permit requirementssr
and CalGreen Checklist downloads.


City of Santa Rosa – CalGreen Tier 1 Checklist downloadcg



Rainwater Harvesting Rebates in Santa Rosa – save water, save moneyrw
and get a rebate in Santa Rosa!



Municipal Code Search for all California Cities and Counties                                                              code





Bay Area Air Quality Management District – the ever-changingba
requirements for Bay Area air pollution control.


Bay Area Air Quality Management District – Current Regulationsba1



California Greenhouse Gas Reduction Exchangegx




PGE Zero Net Energy Pilot Program – The PG&E Zero Net Energy (ZNE) Pilot Program launched in 2010 andzn supports the 2008 California Long Term Energy Efficiency Strategic Plan zero net energy goals that all new residential construction in California be ZNE by 2020, and that all new commercial construction be ZNE by 2030.

Zero Energy Buildings – A Federal Database of zero energyoo
buildings throughout the US.

ASHRAE Article on Zero Net Energy Buildingsa


The 2030 Challenge – the plan to have all new residential andaa
commercial buildings designed for zero net energy by the year
2030. This forms the basis for the latest California Building Codes.

ASHRAE and the 2030 Challenge – A downloadable PDF on the goals and criteria.ash




Phase-out of Incandescent Light Bulbs – They’re gggoooonnnnneeee…. and they’relb
not coming back.



Energy Star Financial Resources and Calculatorses


Videos Youtube – Office of the Future Videooo