The California Energy Commission (CEC) sent out a notice announcing that new educational videos are now available on their Online Resource Center (ORC). These videos review the 2016 Building Energy Efficiency Standards for HVAC requirements in nonresidential, high-rise residential, hotel and motel buildings. To view the videos listed below, visit the ORC at

Mandatory Requirements for Nonresidential Space Conditioning Systems:

Energy Standards help is available on the Energy Standards hotline:

  • (800) 772-3300 (toll-free in California)
  • (916) 654-5106 (outside California)