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RESNET Track Featured at the 2016 EEBA Annual Excellence in Building Conference in Dallas on September 29, 2016

August 23rd, 2016 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

Join RESNET at the 2016 Energy and Environmental Building Alliance (EEBA) Excellence in Building Conference in Frisco, Texas on September 27 -29. A special feature of the 2016 Excellence in Building Conference will be a RESNET track. The track’s sessions will include: RESNET Update:  What’s RESNET Been Up To & Where Is it Headed (Steve

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Green Building Consultant Job Opening

August 22nd, 2016 - Posted by Abe Kruger under Job Opportunities

SK Collaborative is hiring! We’re looking for a Green Building Consultant to join our Atlanta based team. Primary duties include managing single- and multifamily green building certifications. More information is available here: http://www.skcollaborative.com/careers This post was submitted by Abe Kruger.

Surge in New Homes Receiving HERS Ratings in First Half of 2016

August 18th, 2016 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

HERS Ratings are fast being considered in the mainstream of the U.S. housing market. In the first half of 2016, 100,286 new homes were HERS rated in accordance with RESNET’s standards and issued a HERS Index score.  This is a significant increase in the number of homes rated over the same period in 2015.  This

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Salt Lake City Deseret News Features HERS Index and State Adopting Energy Rating Index

August 16th, 2016 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The Salt Lake City Deseret News recently featured a story on the HERS Index, “How Energy Efficient is Your Home? Utah Moves to Energy Ratings Option”. The paper reported that “Utah is among only 10 states in the country where homebuilders may incorporate energy ratings in new construction, allowing would-be homebuyers to make a more

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We Need You! Vote for Sessions to be Offered at the 2017 RESNET Conference

August 11th, 2016 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The 2017 RESNET Building Performance Conference will take place in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona, February 27-March 1. The theme of the RESNET Building Performance Conference is “All IN!” RESNET’s goal is to make the annual conference an excellent learning experience for attendees. The RESNET network has nominated sessions that it would like to see offered at

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Senior Technical Consultant

August 9th, 2016 - Posted by Paul Kriescher under Job Opportunities

Lightly Treading in Denver, Colorado is hiring! Submit a resume to info@lightlytreading.com Senior Technical Consultant description 2016_August.pdf (31 KB) This post was submitted by Paul Kriescher.

CR Herro, Vice President of Environmental Affairs for Meritage Homes, to Present the Key Note Address at the 2017 RESNET Building Performance Conference

August 9th, 2016 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

CR Herro, Vice President of Environmental Affairs for Meritage Homes, a large-volume national home builder, will be the keynote speaker at the 2017 RESNET Building Performance Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona on Monday, February 27, 2017. Following the 2017 RESNET Conference theme of “All In!” Mr. Herro will shift the focus of discussions from the traditional

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