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Electric vehicles: get on the fuel efficiency fast track

August 14th, 2018 - Posted by Kristin Haas under RESNET News

Now is the time to find out about the latest electric vehicle technologies and how to implement them. Learn about trends and technologies including battery systems and workplace charging stations. Our industry experts will discuss the tools and resources to help you with your purchasing decisions and provide an update of the infrastructure initiatives in

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HERS Rater Training Discount ($200) Ends August 20th!

August 14th, 2018 - Posted by Betsy Ames under RESNET News

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT: REGISTER BY AUGUST 20th AND GET $200 OFF! Online Training Component: September 17-28, 2018 (Times TBA) 5-Day Classroom/Field Training Component: October 1-5, 2018, 8:30am-5pm Location: Eversource, Manchester, NH Full Training Cost of $2595 Includes the Combined Online and Classroom Components: -All four RESNET Exam Fees- including the new Practical Simulation Exam ($550

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Listen to “The 2019 RESNET Conference is Gearing Up” Podcast

August 6th, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

Where does the Home Energy Rating and building performance industry meet every year? At the RESNET Building Performance Conference, of course! Mark your calendars and save the dates for this fun, engaging and educational event to be held February 25 -27, 2019 in New Orleans, LA. One link gets you to right to all the

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Las Vegas Home Built for Charity with HERS Index Score of 51 Nets Silver Nugget Award for Best Green Home

August 2nd, 2018 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

The Las Vegas Business Press reported that a home built by Element Building Co. as a fund raiser for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital was awarded the 2018 Silver Nugget Green Award.  The home was built for the St. Jude Dream Program as part of a raffle that raises money for the Memphis-based St. Jude

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RESNET Standards Update: Two Proposed Standard Amendments Out for Public Comment August 3rd

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

RESNET Standards Update: Two Proposed Standard Amendments (Inspection Procedures for Grading and Assessing Installed Insulation &  Threshold Ratings) Out for Public Comment August 3rd. Deadline for Submitting Comments September 17, 2018     Normative Appendix A – Inspection Procedures for Grading and Assessing Installed Insulation (Draft PDS-03, BSR/RESNET/ICC 301-2014 Addendum F-201x) Proposed Addendum F amends Standard ANSI/RESNET/ANSI

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RESNET Appoints Standard Development Sampling Subcommittee

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

The RESNET Standards Development Committee 900 on Quality Assurance has established a new subcommittee, the Sampling Subcommittee. The subcommittee will be responsible for RESNET’s Mortgage Industry National Home Energy Rating Standards (MINHERS) Chapter 6- RESNET National Standard for Sampled Ratings and for drafting candidate American National Standard (ANSI standard) for Sampled Ratings. The first effort

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Listen to the Episode of the RESTalk Podcast “Investment in Growing the Demand for HERS Ratings”

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

RESNET is now using many different communications channels to engage with stakeholders to help achieve the goal that RESNET has for the year 2020: that 50% of all new homes be energy rated. “Investment in Growing the Demand for HERS Ratings”  In latest episode of RESTalk, host Bill Spohn welcomes Valerie Briggs, Communications Director for RESNET

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