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International Code Council (ICC) and RESNET Produces Video for Code Officials on the HERS Index

November 11th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The 2015 International Energy Conservation Code ® (IECC) includes an Energy Rating Index compliance option.  Increasingly, states and local code jurisdictions are adopting the 2015 IECC with the Energy Rating Index option. RESNET and the ICC are implementing an educational effort directed to code officials on the HERS Index and the 2015 IECC Energy Rating

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Register Now for the 2016 RESNET Pre-Conference Courses

November 5th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The pre-conference courses offerings at the 2016 RESNET Building Performance Conference have an incredible selection of two-day, one-day, half-day and off site courses! Want to learn about implementing the new hot water standard? Want to get your LEED Green Rater or PHIUS Rater certification?  Want to learn about multi-fan testing or multi-family ratings? We have

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San Antonio Texas Job Opportunity

November 2nd, 2015 - Posted by Curt Van Riper under Job Opportunities

Green Zone Home is in need of an additional full time HERS rater in the San Antonio, Texas area. Certified Raters are preferred but we will train and facilitate training for right person too. Part time is available as well. Once certified the position would be salaried with bonus. Health Insurance plan available. Please send

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Why You Can Not Afford to Miss the 2016 RESNET Building Performance Conference

October 29th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

Over the years it has been my experience that attending the RESNET conference is essential to personal development and staying on the edge of what’s going on.  If you haven’t been, don’t miss this one! John Tooley, Advanced Energy The annual RESNET Building Performance Conference is a not-to-miss event for the building and rating industries. 

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RESNET Enters Into Partnership with Touchstone Energy Cooperatives to Expand RESNET HERS Index Coverage in Rural America

October 27th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

In 2014 over 165,000 homes in the U.S. were rated by HERS Raters and issued a RESNET HERS Index, although the more rural communities of the nation have been under served. Rural Americans pay among the highest energy bills in the nation. The procedures and infrastructure that RESNET has developed in the more urban areas

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RESNET Board Sets Organization’s Path to Success for 2016

October 22nd, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The RESNET Board of Directors is working hard to secure the success and future of HERS ratings and RESNET’s membership. At its fall 2015 board meeting, the RESNET Board adopted the priorities for the organization in 2016.  The priorities are: Ensure the National Consistency of HERS Index Scores There is a need to ensure the

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Now Hiring – Albuquerque, NM – HERS Rater or HESP

October 20th, 2015 - Posted by Robin Harder under Job Opportunities

Job Description Home Energy Ambassador, Albuquerque, NM (Job Number:1500003510) Description Job Description: To support our growth, we are seeking Home Energy Assessors to conduct comprehensive and precise residential home energy assessments in accordance with utility program standards; educate homeowners about how to make their homes less expensive to heat and cool, safer, and more comfortable;

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