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The ENERGY STAR Certified Homes Team Announces that Revision 08 of the Version 3 ENERGY STAR Homes Program Requirements has been Posted to the ENERGY STAR Website!

July 15th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The ENERGY STAR Certified Homes Team Announces that Revision 08 of the Version 3 ENERGY STAR Homes Program Requirements has been Posted to the ENERGY STAR Website! Revision 08 is the most significant Revision since the release of Version 3. It is intended to address top concerns identified by Partners and will greatly reduce paperwork,

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RESNET Proposes Amendment on Instruction, Assessment and Certification Standards

July 14th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

Across the nation the RESNET HERS Index Score is fast becoming a mainstream in the housing market. Homebuilders are having their homes energy rated and are marketing the HERS Index Score of their homes. Multiple Listing Services (MLS) are incorporating the HERS Index Scores in their listings and code jurisdictions are recognizing a HERS Index

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Hurry!Limited time only!!! BPI Analyst / RESNET HERS Training and Certification

July 9th, 2015 - Posted by Kelly C. under Training Opportunities

We are offering the BPI Analyst Training and Certification for 6 payments of $250 and/or RESNET HERS Rater Training and Certification for 6 payments of $350. You will get the online course immediately upon your first payment. Complete your training on your own schedule, and take exams when you want and where you want. You’ve

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Green Builder Magazine Covers 2015 RESNET/CRESNET Cross Boarder Challenge

July 9th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

Annually RESNET and its Canadian sister organization, the Canadian Residential Energy Services Network, sponsors the Cross Boarder Challenge that recognizes builders who construct homes with low HERS Index Scores. The latest issue of Green Builder magazine contains a feature on the 2015 awards. The title of the article is “HERS Index Competition:  Low Scores, High

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Reminder: August 10, 2015 Deadline for Nominations for Sessions to be Offered at the 2016 RESNET Building Performance Conference

July 7th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The 2016 RESNET Building Performance Conference will be in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona on February 29 through March 2. The theme for the 2016 RESNET Building Performance Conference is “Commitment to Excellence“. The RESNET Building Performance Conference offers strategic options to the business challenges that the industry faces and provides a venue where you can obtain

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RESNET Issues Interpretation on Water Heater Inlet Temperature Settings for RESNET ANSI Standard 301-2014

July 2nd, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

While it is clear from the Addendum of the RESNET/ANSI Standard 301-2014 that the temperature of the cold water entering the water heater is used in the determination of the Rated Home’s fixture hot water mix fraction (adjFmix), it is not explicitly stated that the hot water inlet temperature (HWinT) that is used to determine

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Lower prices than you will find anywhere else and lots of locations ~ Slots are limited, so move quickly!

June 29th, 2015 - Posted by Kelly C. under Training Opportunities

The discounted price goes to the first 5 students only! Now is the time to get your BPI Analyst or RESNET HERS Rater. You can’t pass up these prices. RESNET HERS Rater Training and Certification – $1,450 BPI Analyst Training and Certification – $1,300 Austin, TX Dates: RESNET HERS Rater: Aug 25-27 BPI Analyst: Aug

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