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Become a HERS Rater with the Northeast HERS Alliance!

October 6th, 2016 - Posted by Betsy Ames under Posts and Views, Rater Information, Training Opportunities

Online Component: Weekdays January 23 – February 3, 2017, 9am-12pm 5-Day Classroom/Field Training: February 13-17, 2017, 8:30am-5pm Training Fee is $2495 (Early Bird Discount: Register by January 6th and get $100 off!) and includes $1895 for the combined online and classroom components and all four RESNET exam fees, a $600 value. The training includes: a

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Boilers: thermodynamics and combustion

September 8th, 2016 - Posted by Lisa McNabola under Posts and Views

Seeking energy savings? A basic understanding of boilers and how to control them is a good place to start. Explore thermodynamics, heat transfer and combustion during this on-demand webinar. It is intended for those interested in learning more about boiler systems and the controls used for automatic operation. Learn more, register and watch today. On-demand

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Flir T420

September 6th, 2016 - Posted by Carol Hauff under Posts and Views

FLIR T420 thermal imaging camera for sale. I bought the camera directly from Flir, 2 years ago, for equine thermography. FLIR has all the info you need on their site. Asking $7,500. Located in PA. Please respond to This post was submitted by Carol Hauff.

Energy Raters and Builders Raise the Bar for Home Performance at RESNET’s Building Performance Conference

June 7th, 2016 - Posted by Tom White under Hot Topics, Posts and Views

RESNET convened its Building Performance Conference in Scottsdale this March, a hospitable time of year in the Arizona desert. I roamed the sessions, and a few of the bars, to keep abreast of developments in home energy rating and performance. 2016 PRIORITIES: IMPROVING QUALITY AND LOWERING COSTS OF HOME BUILDING The many young attendees wearing

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Fenstration Solar Gain

May 16th, 2016 - Posted by Charles Murphy under Posts and Views

I am conducting research focused on the effects of fenstration solar gain on residential energy balance. Section 303.2 of clearly takes account of INCREASED cooling costs due solar gain during the summer, but it is not clear if it accounts for the REDUCED heating costs due to solar gain during the winter. Can anyone

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April 26th, 2016 - Posted by GE Appliances under Posts and Views

We at GE Appliances want all RESNET members to experience first-hand the positive HERS impact of our GeoSpring™ hybrid electric water heater. That’s why, for a limited time, we’re offering you $500 off MSRP plus FREE delivery* on either the 50- or 80-gallon models. GeoSpring offers the following benefits: It’s 70% more efficient than standard

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Maximize your Conference Experience

March 4th, 2016 - Posted by Brett Dillon under Conference, Hot Topics, Posts and Views

It’s been a whirlwind couple of days, but you need to be sure you follow these simple tips to maximizing your experience. 1. Follow up on network connections The connections that you made during the conference are important so don’t forget to continue your conversation with them. 2. Distribute information to our team Meet with

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