4101:1-13-01 [Effective until 1/1/2017] Energy efficiency.

[Comment: When a reference is made within this rule to a federal statutory provision, an industry consensus standard, or any other technical publication, the specific date and title of the publication as well as the name and address of the promulgating agency are listed in rule 4101:1-35-01 of the Administrative Code. The application of the referenced standards shall be limited and as prescribed in section 102.5 of rule 4101:1-1-01 of the Administrative Code.]



1301.1 Scope. This chapter governs the design and construction of buildings for energy efficiency.

1301.1.1 Criteria. Buildings shall be designed and constructed in accordance with the applicable provisions of the "International Energy Conservation Code" or the requirements of "ASHRAE 90.1 " listed in Chapter 35 of this code.

1301.2 Modification to International Energy Conservation Code. The following changes shall be made to the International Energy Conservation Code:

1. Table 402.4.2-

a.In the first row, second column, delete the last item titled "Air-permeable insulation is inside of an air barrier".

b. Delete the last row.

2. Section 402.4.3 shall read "Fireplaces. New wood-burning fireplaces shall have doors or tight-fitting flue dampers and outdoor combustion air. If using tight-fitting doors on factory-built fireplaces listed and labeled in accordance with UL 127, the doors shall be tested and listed for the fireplace."

3.Section 403.9 - Delete section and all subsections.

Effective: 07/01/2014
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/01/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3781.10(A)
Rule Amplifies: 3781.10 , 3781.11, 3791.04
Prior Effective Dates: 9/6/05, 7/1/07, 11/1/11