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Mark Your Calendar- 2016 RESNET Conference

March 12th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

Mark LaLiberte: RaterFest! 2015 Keynote

March 11th, 2015 - Posted by Hannah Finch under Upcoming Events

RaterFest! is EnergyLogic’s annual conference focused on creating weekend of training, education, and celebration for Energy Professional. RaterFest! 2015 will be keynoted by Mark LaLiberte! Mark speaks nationwide to over 8,000 people annually, offering consulting and training sessions for building professionals, architects and major manufacturers. By performing on-site visits of builder’s homes, he is able

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BPI Building Analyst Field Training – Phase 2 in DENVER, CO

March 11th, 2015 - Posted by Matt Thornberry under Training Opportunities

The field portion of BPI Building Analyst Certification is 4 days of field training designed to introduce the BPI auditor to the inspection processes and diagnostic testing. A BPI Building Analyst is trained to perform comprehensive, whole-home assessments, to help identify problems at the root cause and prescribe and prioritize solutions based on building science.

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RESNET Designates New Energy Smart Builders

March 10th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

An increasing number of builders are taking advantage of the marketing power of the RESNET HERS Index Score. Recently builders from South Carolina to Colorado have entered into Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) with RESNET to commit to having their homes energy rated by a certified RESNET HERS Rater and marketing the HERS Index Score of

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2015 RESNET – CRESNET Cross Border Builder Challenge Awards Announced

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

The award winners of the 2015 RESNET Cross Border Home Builder Challenge, which helps promote the utilization of the HERS Index Score were announced by Steve Baden, Executive Director of RESNET, and John Godden, President of the Canadian counterpart CRESNET at the 2015 RESNET Building Performance Conference in San Diego, California. The Cross Border Challenge

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HERS Rater Training Phase II

March 3rd, 2015 - Posted by Matt Thornberry under Training Opportunities

The EnergyLogic Academy will be hosting the second phase of HERS Rater Training May 11-14 Key numbers: 2 – This is the second part of HERS Rater Training – the Field portion! We make sure to spend enough time with every student to ensure comprehension and give every student a chance to work with the

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Over 146,000 Homes in the U.S. were HERS Rated and issued a HERS Index Score in 2014

March 3rd, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

In 2014 there were 146,860 homes in the United States that were energy rated by certified RESNET HERS Raters and issued a HERS Index Score.  According to the data from the U.S. Census Bureau this represents over 33.8% of all new homes sold in the nation.  The average HERS Index Score of the homes rated

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