RESBlog - Tagged ‘EPA’

NATE Adopts New HVAC Performance Verification Certification for Certified RESNET Home Energy Raters

June 7th, 2013 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET News

A new certification will soon be available for certified RESNET Home Energy Raters.  The certification is the North American Technician Excellence (NATE)’s HVAC Performance Verification Certification.    NATE is the nation’s largest non-profit certification organization for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration. The new NATE HVAC Performance Verification Certification for certified Home Energy Raters will provide

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RESNET Posts Map of Version 3 of ENERGY STAR Rater Training Opportunities

September 21st, 2011 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET Notes - September 2011

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires all Home Energy Raters to complete EPA training on Version 3 of ENERGY STAR for Homes to be able to certify ENERGY STAR homes after January 1, 2012.  The training must be completed by an EPA trained RESNET accredited Rater Training Provider. RESNET has posted an online map where

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RESNET Posts Map of Version 3 of ENERGY STAR Rater Training Opportunities

April 25th, 2011 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - July 2010

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires   all Home Energy Raters must complete EPA training on Version 3 of ENERGY STAR for Homes to be able to certify ENERGY STAR homes after January 1, 2012.  The training must be completed by an EPA trained RESNET accredited Rater Training Provider. RESNET has posted an online map where

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EPA Version 3 of ENERGY STAR Homes Rater Training Now Available

March 16th, 2011 - Posted by RESNET under Hot News, RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - March 2011

On January 1, 2012, significant changes to the ENERGY STAR Homes program  (Version 3) will go into effect.  The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires that in order for a home energy rater to verify a home for ENERGY STAR after the effective date of Version 3, the rater must complete training from an EPA

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ENERGY STAR New Homes Version 2.5 Delayed to April 2011

December 21st, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Hot Topics, Legislation, RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - December 2010

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced that ENERGY STAR New Homes Version 2.5 has been delayed until April 1, 2011. Single family homes that are permitted before April 1, 2011 can continue to be qualified under the current v2 guidelines until July 1, 2011 (previously, this applied only to single family homes permitted

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RESNET and EPA Working Together to Educate Home Energy Raters of New ENERGY STAR for Homes Version 3 Guidelines

August 24th, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Rater Information, RESNET News, RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - August 2010

EPA and RESNET are working together to ensure that Home Energy Raters are prepared to successfully deliver ENERGY STAR for Homes Version 3 Guidelines to their builder customers.  To accomplish this, EPA will require that all Home Energy Raters take ENERGY STAR for Homes Version 3 training through a RESNET-accredited Training Provider to be eligible

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