- HVAC equipment sized appropriately using ASHRAE Procedures and Standards as listed in the ASHRAE Fundamentals Handbook and the ASHRAE HVAC Systems and Equipment Handbook.
- HVAC equipment that meet efficiency standards published in Tables 503.2.3(1-11)
- Thermostats with setback controls
- Energy Recovery Systems on equipment that utilize 70% or greater outside air supply
- Supply and return air ducts and plenums that are located inside the building envelope (R-5) and outside the building envelope (R-8) and sealed with mastic or gaskets