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RESNET and ICC Form Standard Committee to Develop American National Consensus Standard on Water Rating Index

August 17th, 2017 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

RESNET is partnering with the International Code Council (ICC) to develop a national consensus Water Rating Index standard for the rating of water efficiency in homes. In many parts of the nation water is fast becoming an increasingly expensive and scarce commodity. There is clearly a need for a standardized approach in rating a home’s

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The Demand for HERS Ratings Continues Growth in First Half of 2017

August 15th, 2017 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

Tops First Half of Record Year of 2016 The demand for HERS Index ratings is continuing to grow. In the first half of 2017, 106,867 homes were uploaded to the RESNET National Registry. During this time in 2016, there were 99,868 homes uploaded into the registry. This totals 6,999 more homes over the same time

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ICYMI: Nearly 250 Attended the Free Why Proper Insulation Installation Matters Webinar

August 14th, 2017 - Posted by valerie@resnet.us under RESNET News

Slides and Recording Now Available: Why Proper Insulation Installation Matters Presented by the Insulation Institute On August 10, nearly 250 rating industry professionals joined us for the Why Proper Insulation Matters Webinar with NAIMA’s Director of Technical Services, Charlie Haack. If you missed the webinar or would like to access the slides, click here. Click

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Elevate Energy Webinar on AI Green & Energy Efficiency Addendum

August 11th, 2017 - Posted by valerie@resnet.us under RESNET News

The Appraisal Institute’s Bill Garber and Sandy Adomatis introduce and explain the newly released and updated version of the Appraisal Institute Green & Energy Efficiency Addendum in this hour-long webinar with Elevate Energy. Appraisers can use this form as a worksheet to assess the value of high performance homes including recording the HERS Index Score. http://bit.ly/2vVDRLP

Rating Field Inspector

August 10th, 2017 - Posted by Rebecca Silva under RESNET News

ProTeX provides construction related third-party inspection and testing services literally from the ground up in the Phoenix and Tucson metropolitan areas. Service offerings include geotechnical engineering; environmental studies, construction site material testing, laboratory testing; as well as testing and inspections for Home Energy Ratings (HERS) for ENERGY STAR certification and IECC code compliance. ProTeX is

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Rating Field Inspector

August 10th, 2017 - Posted by Rebecca Silva under RESNET News

ProTeX provides construction related third-party inspection and testing services literally from the ground up in the Phoenix and Tucson metropolitan areas. Service offerings include geotechnical engineering; environmental studies, construction site material testing, laboratory testing; as well as testing and inspections for Home Energy Ratings (HERS) for ENERGY STAR certification and IECC code compliance. ProTeX is

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RaterFest! 2017 Conference

August 10th, 2017 - Posted by Sanaya Robles under RESNET News

RaterFest! is an annual two and a half day training conference for home energy professionals. This year’s theme is focusing on building better relationships to build better homes. Your registration includes all RESNET® accredited sessions, housing, meals, activities, Colorado craft brews, and optional participation in the RaterOlympics. RaterFest! is the perfect balance of education and

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