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Upcoming Webinar: Recruiting Locally With the New RESNET ELC Toolkit

October 20th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

Upcoming Webinar: Recruiting Locally With the New RESNET ELC Toolkit Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern The RESNET ELC developed this a new recruitment toolkit of resources for rating providers to use to recruit the next generation of HERS Raters. The toolkit includes a slide presentation with talking points, and various RESNET marketing handouts, infographics, and

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Ensuring the Quality of HERS Ratings: The Present and Future of RESNET Quality Assurance

October 18th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

Join us in New Orleans for #RESNET19!

October 16th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

WORK HARD, PLAY HARD. The 2019 RESNET Building Performance Conference will take place on February 25 – February 27 in New Orleans, LA (NOLA) at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel on Canal Street in downtown NOLA. Our theme this year is “Let Us Go Forward Together,” and given the New Orleans location, we’ve also adopted a

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CMC Energy Services Acquires ECS Aeroseal

October 15th, 2018 - Posted by Ben Block under RESNET News

Yalesville, Connecticut (October 15, 2018) — CMC Energy Services, a premier woman-owned company offering energy efficiency services for residents and businesses throughout New England, the Mid-Atlantic and Midwest, announced today an agreement to acquire ECS Aeroseal, a certified building performance contractor that offers Aeroseal duct-sealing services. The acquisition of ECS Aeroseal enables CMC Energy Services

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RESNET Water Rating Index News – October 15

October 15th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

The RESNET Water Rating Index News will be released periodically to keep members of the various committees, advisory council, working group, technical subcommittees and interested parties appraised of developments with the RESNET/ICC Water Rating Index candidate-ANSI standard and the RESNET water efficiency rating program, HERSH2O. If you know someone who would like to receive this

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RESNET® Selects Energy Modeling Director: A Big Step to Enhance the Consistency of the Calculation of HERS® Index Scores

October 11th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

A key to ensuring the quality of HERS ratings is to enhance the consistency which the various accredited HERS software programs calculate HERS Index scores. Too often in the past, the same home could receive a different score based upon the software program being used. For the past four years, the RESNET Board has been

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HERS® is the Backbone of Minnesota’s Green Path Program

October 9th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

In July, RESNET® reported on the top states for HERS activity in 2017. Among the top states for activity was Minnesota with over 6,200 ratings, accounting for more than a third of new homes built in the state. One program contributing to that HERS activity is Minnesota’s Green Path Program. Minnesota’s Green Path is the

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