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The 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference Offers Opportunity to Meet Professional Development Requirement in One Setting

December 31st, 2014 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

RESNET Standards require that certified HERS Raters must meet professional development requirements every three years. HERS Raters can meet this requirement by attending sessions offered at the 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference. The 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference offers a unique opportunity to learn first-hand about the latest trends critical to the rating industry and

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The 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference Building Science Sessions

December 31st, 2014 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

Building science is constantly improving.  Almost every day new practices, products and knowledge emerge that increases the power of building performance. A special feature of the 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference is a track on Building Science. The 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference offers a unique opportunity to learn first-hand about the latest developments in

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RESNET Appoints Modular and Manufactured Housing Rating Quality Assurance Standard Working Group

December 31st, 2014 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

HERS Ratings of modular and manufactured home presents a separate set of challenges for quality assurance oversight.  To address this challenge the RESNET Standards Development Committee 900 – Quality Assurance (SDC 900) has formied a Modular and Manufactured Housing Rating Quality Assurance Standard Working Group. The working group will develop a standard amendment that will

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RESNET Adopts Standard Amendment Revising Onsite Rating Quality Assurance Review Procedures

December 31st, 2014 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The RESNET Standards Management Board has adopted a revision to the RESNET quality assurance standard which now requires that quality assurance field reviews be completed on a quarterly basis, if there are homes being rated in each quarter by Rating Quality Assurance Providers’ Quality Assurance Designees.  The amendment was proposed by the RESNET Quality Assurance

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RESNET Adopts Correction to RESNET Standards Temperature Correction Factors for Pressurization and Depressurization Testing Calculated according to ASTM E779-10

December 31st, 2014 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

The RESNET’s standards Table 802.1” Temperature Correction Factors for Pressurization and Depressurization Testing Calculated according to ASTM E779-10” was discovered to contain erroneous values that could result in incorrect calculations from depressurization testing. To correct these errors the RESNET Standards Management Board adopted an emergency standard amendment.  The amendment goes into effect immediately and will

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Cardice Howard Appointed to the RESNET Board of Directors

December 31st, 2014 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

Cardice Howard, Operations Manager of Garland Insulating of Dallas, Texas has been appointed to fill a vacancy as a RESNET Associate Member Representative of the RESNET Board of Directors. Cardice Howard has been with Garland Insulating serving as Operations Manager since 2012. Ms. Howard brings more than 20 years’ experience in the insulation industry and

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The 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference to Focus on Rater Business Development and Marketing

December 31st, 2014 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET News

The home energy rating industry is a dynamic field.  Almost every day new business opportunities emerge for RESNET HERS Raters.  RESNET is focused on increasing business opportunities for HERS Raters. A special feature of the 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference is a track on Rater Business Development and Marketing. The 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference

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