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What does NBC stand for?

NBC stands for National Building Code (Canada)

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For his part, Secretary of the National Committee for the preparation of a national building code of the State of Kuwait and the director of the workshop Engineer Abdul Karim Al-Zaid said the Committee has prepared this workshop to discuss the requirements of this vital project and as an encouragement for the national work and adoption of national initiatives.
5 percent by 2012 ¥ Creates new financing mechanisms and incentives for energy conservation in manufacturing and other businesses ¥ Defines more energy-efficient national building codes ¥ Calls for research into water conservation for electricity generation and electricity conservation in water treatment and delivery ¥ Gives the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission more control in planning regional and national electricity transmission networks ¥ Mandates protection of the electricity grid from cyberattacks ¥ Doubles the Energy DepartmentÕs research and development grant budget by 2013
Discussing innovative strategies to reduce chronic diseases such as obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and cancer, Dr Zarouni suggested that national building codes that incorporate health concerns and support active living be introduced.
Establishes a national building code that must be 30 percent more efficient than existing codes by 2010 and 50 percent more efficient by 2014, and also federalizes building code enforcement.