Saudi Arabia

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Code Development

Summary

Published in 2007, based on the International Energy Conservation Code. The requirement establish minimum prescriptive and performance related regulations for the design of energy- efficient building and structures or portions thereof that provide, facilities or shelter for public assembly, educational, business, mercantile, institutional, storage and residential occupancies, as well as those portions of factory and industrial occupancies designed primarily for human occupancy. These requirements thereby address the design of energy- efficient building envelopes and the selection and installation of energy- efficient mechanical, service water- heating, electrical and illumination systems and equipment for the effective use of energy in these buildings and structures.

Revision Schedule

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Existing Code Coverage

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Stakeholder Engagement

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Best Practices

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Code Implementation - Compliance & Enforcement

Compliance Checking on Design

NA, compliance varies by jurisdiction – refer to country information sheet for details

Compliance Checking on Construction

NA, compliance varies by jurisdiction – refer to country information sheet for details

Compliance Checking on Pre-Occupancy

NA, compliance varies by jurisdiction – refer to country information sheet for details

Air Tightness testing

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Commissioning before occupancy

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Commissioning after occupancy

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Compliance Software Residential

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Compliance Software Non-Residential

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Penalties for non-compliance

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Incentives and Recognition program for compliance

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Compliance Rate monitoring

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Compliance Rate Publicised

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Compliance Lessons Learned

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Compliance Energy Use Statistics

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Compliance Rate in %

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Capacity Building and Education

Awareness Raising

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Building materials

Building Materials Ratings

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Energy Performance Certificates

EPC Implementation

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