News Release 386

Department of Natural Resources offers workshops on ways to reduce energy costs to Missouri municipalities

Volume 39-386 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo, NOV. 29, 2011 – The Missouri Department of Natural Resources is offering a series of workshops on building energy codes and standards that could help Missouri municipalities save billions in energy costs.

The department’s Division of Energy will focus its workshops on the residential and commercial building standards developed for the International Energy Conservation Code.
The department has selected a team of building experts to host these workshops beginning in December. The workshops will be held:

• Dec. 1 and Dec. 2 at the St. Louis Community College, Florissant Valley Campus Training Center, Room 105/107, 3400 Pershall Road in St. Louis.
• Dec. 5 and Dec. 6 at the Executive Conference Center, Renaissance I room, 910 W. Battlefield St. in Springfield
In addition to the workshops in St. Louis and Springfield, the department will hold corresponding webinars on Dec. 13, Dec. 14, Dec. 19 and Dec. 20. For more information on the workshops and webinars, contact the Missouri Department of Natural Resources’ Division of Energy at 573-526-5017 or email