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California Here We Come 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference February 16 – 18, 2015 San Diego, California

July 16th, 2014 - Posted by RESNET under Conference, Upcoming Events

The 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference is the premier national forum on home energy ratings, existing home retrofits, building codes and business development. The RESNET Building Performance Conference offers strategic options to the business challenges we all face and provides a venue where you can obtain invaluable solutions in an evolving industry. Nowhere else can

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RESNET Proposes Amendment to Chapter 10 of RESNET Standards to Delete Reference to Comprehensive Home Energy Raters and Building Performance Auditors

June 19th, 2014 - Posted by RESNET under Conference, RESNET News

There was intent to create two new RESNET designations: Comprehensive Home Energy Rating System (CHERS) Rater and Building Performance Auditor (BPA). These two designations would identify the individuals that may act as verifiers for all EnergySmart Projects. When Chapter 2 of the RESNET Standards was amended (Currently Addendum 1), the new skillsets (CAZ WCD, appliance

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New 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference Website Now Live!

May 30th, 2014 - Posted by Laurel Elam under Conference, RESNET News, Upcoming Events

The 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference is the premier national forum on home energy ratings, existing home retrofits, building codes and energy policy. The RESNET Building Performance Conference offers strategic options to  business challenges and provides a venue where you can obtain invaluable solutions in an evolving industry. Nowhere else can you find the exceptional

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2014 Insulate America/RESNET Best Idea Winners

March 20th, 2014 - Posted by RESNET under Conference, RESNET News

Annually Insulate America and RESNET jointly sponsors the Best Idea Contest.  The Best Ideas contest recognizes extraordinary and innovative efforts to mainstream home energy ratings in the market place.  The rating industry was solicited to submit their program innovations.  In 2014 two entries were selected.  The awards were presented at the General Session of the

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2014 RESNET Building Performance Conference Great Success

March 10th, 2014 - Posted by RESNET under Conference, RESNET News

The 2014 RESNET Building Performance Conference took place in Atlanta. Georgia on February 24 – 26, 2014.  By all accounts the conference was the best conference ever. With the theme of “The Power of Performance” the conference offered over a hundred breakout sessions covering a range of topics from building science to valuing the energy

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Senate Bipartisan Energy Legislation to Include SAVE Act

February 13th, 2014 - Posted by Laurel Elam under Conference, Hot Topics, Upcoming Events

Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) and Rob Portman (R-Ohio) announced energy efficiency legislation will be reintroduced shortly. The legislation will include the SAVE Act.  The SAVE Act is co-sponsored by  Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Johnny Isakson (R-GA.), would allow a home’s expected energy cost savings to be included when determining the value and affordability of

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ENERGY STAR Certified Homes Track at the 2014 RESNET Conference

February 3rd, 2014 - Posted by RESNET under Conference, Upcoming Events

The 2014 RESNET Conference is the “not-to-miss” building performance and financing event in 2014.  A special feature of the 2014 RESNET Conference is a track dedicated to ENERGY STAR Homes.  EEBA is the nationally recognized organization on building science education. The conference will offer a unique opportunity to learn the latest from EPA on the

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