Code Compliance and the 2018 IECC Energy Rating Index to be a Focus at the 2017 RESNET Building Performance Conference

February 3rd, 2017 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The Energy Rating Index option of International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) is being adopted by state and municipal code jurisdictions across the nation.

The newly adopted 2018 IECC includes a number of exciting opportunities

  • Incorporation of the ANSI/RESNET/International Code Council Standard 301 to define how to calculate the Energy Rating Index
  • More realistic Energy Rating Index score requirements
  • Resolution of on-site power issues in the Energy Rating Index Option
  • Incorporation of the ANSI/RESNET/ICC Standard 380 to define how to conduct air leakage testing

There is also an exciting opportunity for HERS Raters to become certified ICC Energy Code Inspectors and become members of the ICC.

A special feature of the 2017 RESNET Building Performance Conference is a track on Code Compliance and the 2018 IECC Energy Rating Index.

The 2017 RESNET Conference offers a unique opportunity to learn first-hand about these opportunities. Nowhere else can you gain the information needed to understand these latest developments in the real estate HERS industry.

Sessions that will be offered on this subject include:

  • New Option to Compliance to Energy Codes: The Energy Rating Index Performance Option of the IECC
  • What Are the Big Changes with the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code
  • Expand Your Business Opportunity: HERS Raters Becoming ICC Certified Energy Code Inspectors
  • What’s New with Codes and Standards
  • Home Energy Rating Index Studies – How Does The Energy Code Stack Up to Currently Rated Homes
  • Energy Code Field Study Results and Opportunities for Program Administrators – How the Rating Industry has Affected Code Compliance
  • Energy Rating Index (ERI) – More Than a HERS Rating
  • What Are the Goals with Energy Codes?

RESNET has posted the listing of core conference sessions along with a description of each session and each session’s presenters.  To download the listing of sessions, click on 2017 RESNET Conference Core Conference Sessions

Don’t miss this opportunity to catch up on the latest information and network with the leaders of the home energy rating and building performance industry.

Be ALL IN!  Register for the conference today at 2017 RESNET Conference Registration

For more information go to 2017 RESNET Building Performance Conference

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