Construction Standards to Accomodate Solar Collectors (New Mexico)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Rules Regulations Policies Program
|Name||Construction Standards to Accomodate Solar Collectors|
|Incentive Type||Building Energy Code|
|Applicable Sector||Residential, Construction|
|Eligible Technologies||Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Date added to DSIRE||2007-03-30|
|Last DSIRE Review||2007-03-30|
bill text to be summarized... Section 5. A new section of the Solar Collector Standards Act is enacted to read: "CONSTRUCTION STANDARDS TO ACCOMMODATE SOLAR COLLECTORS--RULEMAKING.--The department, the construction industries division of the regulation and licensing department and the construction industries commission shall jointly promulgate rules, standards or codes that establish requirements for new construction that will accommodate the installation of solar collectors to or on the new construction after that construction is otherwise complete, including roof orientation, roof strength, location of obstructions to sunlight, access to installation locations, built-in conduit, wiring and piping and brackets for attaching solar collectors." Section 6. A new section of the Construction Industries Licensing Act is enacted to read: "DIVISION AND COMMISSION--STANDARDS TO ACCOMMODATE SOLAR COLLECTORS.--As provided in the Solar Collector Standards Act, the division and commission shall jointly with the energy, minerals and natural resources department promulgate rules, standards or codes that establish requirements for new construction that will accommodate the installation of solar collectors to or on the new construction after the construction is otherwise complete."
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||HB 610|
|Contact Name||Brian K. Johnson, P.E.|
|Department||New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department|
|Division||Energy Conservation and Management Division|
|Address||1220 South St. Francis Drive|
|Place||Santa Fe, New Mexico|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.