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Hybrid HERS Rater Training in May/June: Register by April 28th for $100 off!

April 22nd, 2014 - Posted by Laurie DiDonato under Training Opportunities

Online Portion- May 27th-June 6th Classroom Portion – June 16-19th – Lawrence, MA The Northeast HERS Alliance is offering a NEW Hybrid Rater Training course designed to prepare individuals to become certified Home Energy Rating System (HERS) Raters. The class includes 30 hours of online study and 4 days of classroom/field study, and features a

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EEBA is Seeking a New Executive Director to help shape, guide and execute EEBA’s future

April 21st, 2014 - Posted by Daran Wastchak under Job Opportunities

Who is EEBA EEBA (Energy and Environmental Building Alliance) is a non‐profit organization devoted to improving the energy efficiency, health, comfort, durability, and environmental performance of new and existing homes. For over 30 years, EEBA has forged a strong reputation as the pre‐eminent provider of applied building science education for the homebuilding community – helping

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RESNET to Host Webinar on Appraisal Institute’s Residential Green and Energy Efficient Addendum – Friday, May 16, 2014

April 21st, 2014 - Posted by RESNET under Hot Topics, RESNET News

The Appraisal Institute has developed the Residential Green and Energy Efficient Addendum.  The Appraisal Institute’s Green Addendum is the first residential green and energy efficient appraisal report addendum developed by appraisers, for use by appraisers.  The Appraisal Institute Green Addendum provides items of high performance house features for consideration by appraisers. Through an agreement between

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SEEA Job Opportunity: Energy Codes Associate position in Atlanta, GA

April 18th, 2014 - Posted by Lauren Westmoreland under Job Opportunities

ORGANIZATIONAL OVERVIEW The Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance (SEEA) is one of six regional energy efficiency organizations in the United States working to transform the energy efficiency marketplace through collaborative public policy, thought leadership, outreach programs and technical advisory services. We promote energy efficiency as a catalyst for economic growth, workforce development and energy security across

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Dr. Mario A Medina, Ph.D., P.E. of the University of Kansas Appointed to the RESNET Training and Education Committee

April 16th, 2014 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

Dr. Mario Medina of the University of Kansas has been appointed to the RESNET Training and Education Committee. Dr. Medina is associate professor in the Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering Department at the University of Kansas.  He also has an appointment in the Mechanical Engineering Department.  He joined the faculty in 1998.  Dr. Medina holds

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Appraisal Institute’s Residential Green and Energy Efficient Addendum Can Now be Produced as a Home Energy Rating Report

April 7th, 2014 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET News

The Appraisal Institute has developed the Residential Green and Energy Efficient Addendum.  The Appraisal Institute’s Green Addendum is the first residential green and energy efficient appraisal report addendum developed by appraisers, for use by appraisers.  The Appraisal Institute Green Addendum provides items of high performance house features for consideration by appraisers.  The Green Addendum will

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New RESNET Energy Smart Builders Designated in March 2014

April 4th, 2014 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET News

An increasing number of builders are taking advantage of the marketing power of the RESNET HERS Index Score. Over the past month, builders from Virginia to Utah have entered into Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) with RESNET. In the MOUs, the builders commit to having their homes energy rated by a certified RESNET rater and marketing

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