Letters to Public Officials

IES Public Policy regularly tracks activities within Congress. and Federal, State and Provincial legislative bodies, and local government agencies that are of importance to IES members. When warranted, and via its collaboration and coalition activities, the IES will be a signatory on letters and testimonies supporting stances on particular issues. The most recent letters or testimony appear below.

  • Support for market-driven building energy codes in Appropriations Bill
  • Support for key provisions in the Energy Policy Modernization Act (S.2012 of the 114th Congress)
  • Sent to the Conference Committee in support for key provisions in the Senate and House versions of the Energy Policy Modernization Act
  • Support for Energy Efficient Building Tax Incentives
  • Introduction letter to Trump transition team noting High Performance Buildings Coalition priorities
  • Letter to Congressional leadership in support of energy efficiency tax incentives
  • Letter from the Licensing That Works Coalition opposing New Jersey’s proposed requirement for Professional Engineers to have a Master’s Degree
  • Energy Efficiency Appropriations Letter (March 7, 2017) [PDF 127KB]