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Seeking Technical Advisor in Richmond, VA

October 18th, 2017 - Posted by Aaron Hales under RESNET News

Viridiant, a nonprofit environmental organization that works to advance sustainable, affordable, resource and energy efficient construction, seeks applications for a Technical Advisor. Viridiant offers an energetic, friendly work environment, attractive office, and excellent educational opportunities. Essential Duties and Responsibilities • Field-verify and support single- and multi-family new construction and renovation projects; • Provide technical assistance

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“I’m With HERS” from Builder Magazine

October 18th, 2017 - Posted by under RESNET News

From John McManus at Builder Magazine at “As a measure of value and a behavior changer, RESNET’s scoring and scale benefit owners, buyers, banks, and the planet.” William Thomson was a 19th Century Belfast, Ireland-born child prodigy. He won a prize at age 12 for a Latin to English translation of a satirical classic,

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2018 Conference Exhibitor and Sponsorship Opportunities

October 17th, 2017 - Posted by under RESNET News

Now is the time to sign up to exhibit and sponsor at the 2018 RESNET Building Performance Conference, February 26 – February 29 in Orlando, FL at the Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista. The RESNET Building Performance Conference provides a unique opportunity to showcase your services and products to over 700 Home Energy Raters, builders,

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Energy Data Gains Traction in Real Estate Listings

October 12th, 2017 - Posted by under RESNET News

What impact will energy data for 110 million homes have on the energy efficiency industry? For more than a decade studies have consistently shown that homebuyers want energy efficient features, but few are actually aware of the impact those features have on energy cost. The average U.S. homeowner spends more on energy than property taxes

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What is RESNET?

October 12th, 2017 - Posted by under RESNET News

RESNET HERS RATERS: Your Trusted Third Part Energy Code Inspector

October 10th, 2017 - Posted by under RESNET News

RESNET Expands Board Representation to Include Appraisal Institute and International Code Council Appointees

October 5th, 2017 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

There are two important keys to the growth of demand for the HERS Index and certified RESNET HERS Raters: Appraisers recognizing a home’s Energy Rating Index score in a home appraisal and Building code officials using HERS Raters as independent third party code inspectors. The RESNET Board of Directors have taken an important step by

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