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Registration Open and Call for Nominations for Sessions to be Offered at the 2016 RESNET Building Performance Conference

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

The 2016 RESNET Building Performance Conference will be in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona on February 29 through March 2. The theme for 2016 RESNET Building Performance Conference is “Commitment to Excellence”. The RESNET Building Performance Conference offers strategic options to the business challenges that the industry faces and provides a venue where you can obtain usable

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RESNET Presents New Business Opportunity for HERS Raters

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

RESNET strives to provide certified RESNET HERS Raters with opportunities to expand their business offerings.  HVAC performance verification offers such an exciting opportunity.  Increasingly builders, utility programs are looking for certified professionals to verify the performance of a home’s HVAC system. A properly sized and installed HVAC system is one of the most critical factors

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Mid-Atlantic Multiple Listing Service Incorporates HERS Index Scores on Its Listings

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

MRIS, the industry-leading Mid-Atlantic Multiple Listing Service (MLS) has added 14 new fields on high energy performance homes in its listing including a home’s HERS Index Score. MRIS serves the states of Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C. and parts of Pennsylvania, Delaware and West Virginia.  It is one of the nation’s leading multiple listing services (MLS),

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First Energy Efficiency Legislation Passed by New Congress

April 30th, 2015 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

On April 21, 2015, Congress passed S 535, “The Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015”.  The legislation was sponsored by Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Jean Shaheen (D-NH). The modest energy efficiency legislation includes three provisions drawn from a larger efficiency bill sponsored by the two Senators: Promotion of commercial building energy-use benchmarking and disclosure

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San Antonio Rater Needed

April 28th, 2015 - Posted by Curt Van Riper under RESNET News

We are in need of a full or part time HERS Rater to help with code, HERS, and Energy Star inspections and testing in the San Antonio Texas area. Please email resume and salary requirements to curt@greenzonehome.com if interested. Thanks! This post was submitted by Curt Van Riper .

RESNET Designates New Energy Smart Builders

April 28th, 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 North 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 their homes’ HERS Index Score.

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Employment Opportunity

April 24th, 2015 - Posted by Monnie Bach under Job Opportunities

HVAC SPECIALIST – ERIE, PA National Fuel Gas Distribution Corporation, the Utility segment of National Fuel Gas Company is currently seeking a HVAC Specialist for an outstanding career opportunity in Erie, PA. As a member of the National Fuel team, you will enjoy an exciting and challenging work environment where top performance is recognized and

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