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Going to the 2015 ACI National Home Performance Conference? Join RESNET Staff Hospitality Event

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

Going to the 2015 ACI National Home Performance Conference in New Orleans?  Join RESNET staff and put your feet up at the RESNET hospitality event after touring the ACI Trade Show for conversation, refreshments and fun! Beer, wine and snacks will be available. Be sure to put it on your calendar! When: Tuesday, May 5th

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Home Performance Expert – Colorado

April 8th, 2015 - Posted by Matt Wright under Job Opportunities

HEY! I’m currently a one man shop in the mountains of Colorado looking to expand. Looking for the right individual with BPI or HERS certifications to help me grow my company. Is there anyone out there that wants to live in the beautiful mountains of Colorado and start a rewarding career? If the answer is

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Amendment Rescinded for RESNET Standards Table 802.1 Temperature Correction Factors for Pressurization Testing

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

The RESNET Standards Management Board has rescinded the “interim addendum” amendment of the RESNET Standards on Table 802.1 Temperature Correction Factors for Pressurization Testing.  The interim addendum was approved at the end of 2014.  It was thought that an interim addendum was needed for correction factors  to replace the original Table 802.1 factors. A review

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RESCAZ Training in Arkansas!

April 6th, 2015 - Posted by Ron Hughes under Training Opportunities

Don’t miss this chance to receive RESZCAZ training before the APRIL 30 DEADLINE! If you did not receive training in 2014 for RESCAZ you are currently on probation. After April 30, 2015 your HERS Rater Certification will be suspended and you will have to start over from scratch. Pulaski Technical College in Little Rock is

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RESNET Appoints Steering Committee to Guide the Development of the RESNET Water Efficiency Rating Index

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

RESNET, in partnership with the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and a coalition of water efficiency experts, homebuilders, environmental organizations and home energy professionals is developing the RESNET Water Efficiency Rating (WER) Index. To guide the development of its WER, RESNET has appointed a RESNET WERS Standard Advisory Steering Committee.  The committee is composed of

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RESNET® Rater Field Training (Phase 2) May 11-14, 2015

March 31st, 2015 - Posted by Matt Thornberry under Training Opportunities

RESNET Field Training The field portion of HERS Rater Training is 4 days of field training designed to introduce the HERS Rater inspection processes and diagnostic testing. During the field training we will complete 2 practice ratings according to the RESNET training standard. Practice ratings will be performed on an existing and new home. Call

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Bipartisan Legislation Introduced in U.S. Senate to Boost Energy Efficiency

March 31st, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

On March 13, 2015, U.S. Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) renewed their push for a national energy efficiency strategy by introducing an updated version of the Portman-Shaheen Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act (ESIC). The legislation has received widespread support from both Democrats and Republicans as well as industry leaders, energy-efficiency advocates

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