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Not Too Late… Still a Few Bunkhouse Spots at RaterFest!

September 2nd, 2014 - Posted by Hannah Finch under Training Opportunities, Upcoming Events

Did RaterFest! 2014 sneak up on you? It kicks off this Friday, September 5, at Covenant Heights in Estes Park, CO. We still have a few spots left in the bunkhouse! The registration cost of $375 includes meals from Friday dinner until Sunday lunch, zip-lining, Colorado craft beers, 10 fantastic sessions, and housing for Friday

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RESNET Adopts Guidelines for Multifamily Energy Ratings

August 29th, 2014 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET News

The demand for multifamily homes is increasing dramatically.  Currently RESNET standards only address buildings three stories or less.  HERS Raters, Energy Efficiency Program Sponsors and national green building programs that support energy efficiency in mid and high rise multifamily buildings needed guidelines that consistently cover the entire multifamily sector. To address this issue RESNET in

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RESNET Adopts Standard Amendment on Deleting References to Comprehensive Home Energy Raters and Building Performance Auditors

August 28th, 2014 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET News

After the RESNET non-ANSI standard amendment review and comment process, the RESNET Standards Management Board has adopted the amending of Chapter 10 of the Mortgage Industry National Home Energy Rating Standards. The amendment deletes references to the previously eliminated certifications of Comprehensive Home Energy Raters and Building Performance Auditors. There was intent to create two

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Standard Amendment Proposed on Quality Assurance Designee Field Quality Assurance Review of Ratings

August 28th, 2014 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET News

The RESNET Quality Assurance Committee proposed changing the following section of Chapter Nine: 904.4.2.4 -  Onsite QA Field Reviews This proposed amendment is undergoing the RESNET standard amendment public review and comment process. Interested parties are encouraged to comment on the proposed amendment. Public comments on the proposed amendment will be accepted until October 3,

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Upcoming WaterSense Webinar

August 27th, 2014 - Posted by Nick Hurst under Upcoming Events

Hey RESNET Community, If you’re interested in learning about tools and resources to improve water effiency in our new homes, there’s a webinar coming up on Wednesday, August 27th (noon ET) that you won’t want to miss. As part of the ENERGY STAR webinar series, the EPA will present “Expand Your Marketing Opportunities with EPA’s

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Job Opportunity

August 27th, 2014 - Posted by Laurie Hindman under Job Opportunities

Want to be part of a company that cares deeply about both the work and the people? EnergyLogic is growing and we need someone to help manage the core of our company, HERS ratings on new construction. We need someone with passion, integrity and experience to help us continue to lead the industry in delivering

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Vote for Sessions Offered at the 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference

August 25th, 2014 - Posted by Laurel Elam under Conference, RESNET News

The 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference will take place in sunny San Diego, CA February 16-18, 2014. The theme of the RESNET Conference is “Power of Performance.” RESNET’s goal is to make the annual conference a memorable learning experience for attendees. The RESNET network has nominated sessions that it would like to see offered at

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