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Global Buildings Performance Network (GBPN) Policy Comparative Tool

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The Purpose of the Policy Comparative Tool

This interactive tool enables you to compare the dynamic energy efficiency policies for new buildings (residential and commercial). This tool reviews 25 state of the art building energy efficiency codes using 15 criteria developed with some of the world's leading experts in the field.

  • Select and deselect criteria in the interactive comparative tool above to check to what extent the key components are addressed by each code
  • Access Detailed information about each of the building codes
  • Generate graphs to compare values such as U-values contained in each of the codes


The tool is available in English and Chinese.