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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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RESNET to Host Free Webinar on the New Requirements of the RESNET/IECC ANSI Standard 380-2016 on Air and Duct Leakage Testing

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

RESNET to Host Free Webinar on the New Requirements of the RESNET/IECC ANSI Standard 380-2016 Friday December 8, 2017 – 2:00 p.m. Eastern Effective January 1, 2018 the RESNET/ICC ANSI Standard 380-2016 will replace Chapter Eight of the RESNET MINHERS Standard on how to conduct air and duct leakage testing. This means that after January

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Practical Simulation Test NO LONGER REQUIRED of Existing Certified HERS Raters

November 16th, 2017 - Posted by emma@resnet.us under RESNET News

To: Existing Certified RESNET HERS Raters The RESNET Board of Directors Executive Committee unanimously voted to remove the online practical simulation testing requirement for existing certified RESNET HERS Raters. In July 2017, I communicated to you reports of technical issues with the Practical Simulation Test and an extension granted to existing raters on passing the

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