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The State of Hawaii Adopts Energy Rating Index Option to Their Building Energy Code

April 19th, 2017 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The State of Hawaii has joined the ranks of states and municipalities that have adopted the 2015 IECC Energy Rating Index option. On March 20, 2017 Hawaii Governor David Yutaka Ige approved the incorporation of an amended 2015 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) as the State Energy Conservation Code.  The State Energy Conservation Code version

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RESNET is Accepting Comments on Proposed Amendment BSR/RESNET/ICC 380-2016 Addendum A-201x Clarifying the Treatment of Attics and Crawlspaces During Testing and the Calculation of Essential Parameters Related to Attics and Crawlspaces

April 18th, 2017 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The RESNET Standards Development Committee 300 authorized the release of a proposed standard amendment that clarifies the treatment of attics and crawlspaces during testing and clarifies the calculation of essential parameters related to attics and crawlspaces(PDS-01 BSR RESNET/ICC 380-2016 Addendum A201x). Public comments on the first draft resulted in changes to draft PDS-01 and those

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Save the Date! Into the Great Wide Open

April 12th, 2017 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

Into the Great Wide Open  Mark Your Calendar

QA Rater/Field Inspector (Philadelphia)

April 11th, 2017 - Posted by Kim Huizinga under Job Opportunities

QA Rater/Field Inspector (Philadelphia) Are you looking for a collaborative work environment, colleagues who are passionate about energy efficiency, and the opportunity to use your own energy and creativity to make a positive impact on the world? Performance Systems Development is seeking a high-performing Quality Assurance Rater/Field Inspector with a proven track record of using

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HERS Rater Training $200 Discount Ends Today!

April 11th, 2017 - Posted by Betsy Ames under Training Opportunities

NEHERS is offering a hybrid HERS Rater Training Class beginning May 1st. Online component runs May 1st-12th and the Classroom component runs May 15th-19th. EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT of $200 off ends today! (Full tuition is $2495.) Final registration deadline is April 18th. Contact Betsy with any questions. betsy@nehers.org or call/text 978-633-3013. This post was submitted

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HERS Rater Training $200 Discount Ends Today!

April 11th, 2017 - Posted by Betsy Ames under Training Opportunities

NEHERS is offering a hybrid HERS Rater Training Class beginning May 1st. Online component runs May 1st-12th and the Classroom component runs May 15th-19th. EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT of $200 off ends today! (Full tuition is $2495.) Final registration deadline is April 18th. Contact Betsy with any questions. betsy@nehers.org or call/text 978-633-3013. This post was submitted

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NAIMA to host Free Webinar “Buried Ducts: A New Path for High Performance Vented Attics”

April 10th, 2017 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The North American Insulation Manufacturers Association (NAIMA)/Insulation Institute has contracted with Home Innovations Research Labs (HIRL) to conduct a free webinar “Buried Ducts: A New Path for High Performance Vented Attics” on Wednesday, April 19 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern. The 2018 IECC laid out a prescriptive path for the use of buried ducts with fibrous

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