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Listen Now! RESTalk EP13: “Installed Performance of Bathroom Ventilation Fans”

November 20th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

You may know ventilation fan performance is dependent on several factors, yet some of these factors may surprise you. In this episode, we speak with Russell Pope, Industry Development Manager for  Suppliers Advisory Boardmember Panasonic, and learn the intricacies involved in delivering proper ventilation in a residential setting. Russell educates us on the evolution of ventilation fans,

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HERS Index Referenced On Episode of “Building Off the Grid” on DIY Channel

November 19th, 2018 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

RESNET was approached by the producers of the hit TV show “Building Off The Grid” on the DIY Network, about an episode that follows the construction of a home that was HERS inspected in Nederland, CO. Check your on-demand listings to catch this episode from last week, November 12. HERS was referenced in the last

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Free RESNET® Webinar Q4 QAD Training Webinar November 29, 2018 3:00 – 4:00 PM Eastern

November 15th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

Join the RESNET Quality Assurance Team for the fourth installment of our Quality Assurance Designee Training Webinars. This is a required webinar for Quality Assurance Designees, but since it will be a preview of RESNET’s State of the Industry RESTalk Podcast, all industry stakeholders are encouraged to attend. This time around, we will share best practices, common findings, and

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2019 Pre-Conference Sessions Announced!

November 8th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

RESNET Pre-Conference The pre-conference sessions at the 2019 RESNET Building Performance offer diverse and unique training opportunities for industry professionals. Make plans to come early to the 2019 RESNET Conference (February 23-24) to attend the incredible pre-conference session! 2019 Pre-Conference Session Schedule February 23-24, 2019 Saturday, February 23rd 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Passive House

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RESTalk EP12: “Auto-population of HERS® Index Scores”

November 6th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

Learn how one BIG GREEN BUTTON is connecting Portland’s Green Building Registry to the RESNET® HERS® Registry to provide Portland’s regional MLS (Multi-Listing Service) with HERS Index Scores, to measure a home’s energy efficiency. On this episode of RESTalk, David Heslam, Executive Director of Earth Advantage  and RESNET Program Director Ryan Meres discuss how the

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Free RESNET® Webinar Progress Report on QA Genie, RESNET’s Tool to Enhance the Quality of HERS® Ratings

November 6th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

Free RESNET® Webinar Progress Report on QA Genie, RESNET’s Tool to Enhance the Quality of HERS®Ratings   Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern In 2016, RESNET launched an automated HERS Rating Quality Assurance (QA) Tool, QA Genie. The tool allows RESNET QA staff members to search through the RESNET National Registry to detect patterns of

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RESNET® Adopts Interim Amendment: Ethics Appeal Panel

November 2nd, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

An interim amendment to the structure of the RESNET Ethics Appeal Panel has been approved and is effective November 1, 2018. The RESNET Standards allows the appellant to appeal the decision made by the Ethics and Appeals Committee by forming an Ethics Appeal Panel to review the decision and any supporting documentation. The previous process

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