What are Reach Codes?

Reach Codes are more restrictive Local Amendments to the State’s Energy Code and CalGreen Building to require new residential, multifamily dwellings, and non-residential building developments to: (1) be built to all electric standards (with some exceptions); (2) install solar photovoltaic systems; and (3) install electric vehicle (EV) charging station infrastructure to reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHG). 

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1. What are Reach Codes?
2. Why is the City of San Bruno adopting Reach Codes?
3. How will building electrification be impacted by power outages?
4. Do I have to switch out my current gas appliances to electric?
5. I have already entitled my project to the Planning Division. Do I need to change it to comply with the Reach Codes?