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After Twenty Years of Service, RESNET® Deputy Director Kathy Spigarelli Announces Her Retirement

November 1st, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

  At the Fall 2018 RESNET Board Meeting, RESNET Deputy Director Kathy Spigarelli announced after twenty years of service to RESNET, she will retire on January 1, 2019. In the two decades of service Kathy has given to RESNET, she has worn many hats—as education coordinator (building on her years of experience in adult education),

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RESTalk EP11: “How HERS® Raters Influence the Development of the IECC”

October 31st, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

RESTalk EP11: “How HERS® Raters Influence the Development of the IECC” with Eric Makela, New Buildings Institute How can HERS Raters influence the development of the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)? Join us as Eric Makela, Associate Director of the New Buildings Institute takes us on a journey through the world of energy codes. We

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Insulating and waterproofing high performance below-grade assemblies

October 31st, 2018 - Posted by Kristin Haas under RESNET News

Is it possible to waterproof foundation walls from the inside? What are the best foundation insulating strategies? Get the answers to these questions and more as Peter Yost discusses best practices for insulating and waterproofing below-grade spaces including basements, tuck-under and underground parking garages in commercial and residential buildings. Peter will explain how to use

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RESNET® Releases RFP for a Contract to Developing HERS® Affiliate Training

October 30th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

The Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) is issuing a request for proposals to develop online training content. The purpose of the training content is to provide product supplier representatives and sales staff with an understanding of how RESNET’s Home Energy Rating System (HERS) works. Successful completion of the training will result in a designation of

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The RESNET® Emerging Leadership Council (ELC) Toolkit

October 23rd, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

The RESNET® Emerging Leadership Council (ELC) has assembled a toolkit of resources for rating providers to use to recruit the next generation of HERS Raters. While the primary purpose of the ELC is to engage the next generation of leaders within the ratings industry, there is also the need to encourage more people to join

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Upcoming Webinar: Recruiting Locally With the New RESNET ELC Toolkit

October 20th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

Upcoming Webinar: Recruiting Locally With the New RESNET ELC Toolkit Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern The RESNET ELC developed this a new recruitment toolkit of resources for rating providers to use to recruit the next generation of HERS Raters. The toolkit includes a slide presentation with talking points, and various RESNET marketing handouts, infographics, and

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Ensuring the Quality of HERS Ratings: The Present and Future of RESNET Quality Assurance

October 18th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News