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BSR/RESNET/ICC 380-20xx, Standard for Testing Airtightness of Building, Dwelling Unit and Sleeping Unit Enclosures, Airtightness of Heating and Cooling Air Distribution Systems, and Airflow of Mechanical Ventilation Systems

December 8th, 2017 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

RESNET’S Standards are under continuous maintenance with revisions approved on an ongoing basis via amendment proceedings that create addenda. Periodically the standards are updated to integrate approved addenda and additional revisions into a new edition. RESNET is updating Standard ANSI/RESNET/ICC 380-2016 to incorporate criteria for dwelling and sleeping units for all Residential Buildings and Commercial Buildings (as defined by

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RESNET Releases Two Proposed Standard Amendments for Public Review and Comment

December 8th, 2017 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

BSR/RESNET/ICC 301-2014 Addendum G-20xx, Solid State Lighting: Draft PDS-02 The efficacy of Solid State Lighting (SSL) has increased in recent years to a point that these devices significantly outperform fluorescent lighting.  Standard 301 currently has two tiers of lighting efficacy – one above and one below 50 lumens/watt.  The proposed Addendum G amends Standard ANSI/RESNET/ANSI

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RESNET issues Formal Standard Interpretation on Water Heater UEF

November 30th, 2017 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

The RESNET Standard Development Committee 300 is developing a method for use of the new federal Universal Energy Factor (UEF) in Standard ANSI/RESNET/ICC 301-2014 Energy Ratings. However, the new rating takes effect June 2017 so an interpretation is needed to advise how the UEF is to be used in ratings until such time that the

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EEBA High Performance Mechanicals for Houses That Work

November 29th, 2017 - Posted by valerie@resnet.us under RESNET News

FREE for RESNET Raters! New Advanced Session! 8:30am to 4:30pm DECEMBER 5, 2017 Georgia Power 4404 N. Shallowford Road Building C – Assembly Room Atlanta, GA  30338 more information Register Registration & Check-In: 8:00 am Session Time: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Cost: $125 | After 11/28: $145 Presented By: Gord Cooke   High Performance

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RESNET Releases Video of Las Vegas Event Commemorating the Milestone of Over 2 Million Homes Being HERS-Rated

November 28th, 2017 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

RESNET is currently commemorating the milestone of over 2 million homes being HERS-Rated across the country. RESNET has partnered on our celebration with EnergySmart Builder KB Home, for a series of educational events for the real estate industry on how the energy performance of a home is tested and to showcase KB Home’s energy efficiency

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Interested in the RESNET Emerging Leadership Council, But Wasn’t Able to Participate in the Webinar?

November 24th, 2017 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

Interested in RESNET Emerging Leadership Council, But Wasn’t Able to Participate in Webinar? Review the Recording Posted on RESNET’s YouTube Channel On November 13, 2017 RESNET hosted a free webinar: “What’s Up with the Emerging Leadership Council?” If you are interested in the RESNET Emerging Leadership Council but weren’t able to attend the webinar, please

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RESNET Quality Assurance Field Specialist Position Opening

November 21st, 2017 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

The Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET), a non-profit membership organization, has over two decades of experience setting the standards for quality for the HERS Rating industry. To date over 2 million homes have been HERS Rated through RESNET. For more information go to www.resnet.us A key function of RESNET in meeting its goal of ensuring

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