RESBlog - Tagged ‘guidelines’

RESNET Revises Interim Guidelines for Thermographic Inspections of Buildings

April 17th, 2012 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET News

The RESNET Board of Directors adopted the Interim Guidelines for Thermographic Inspections of Buildings on September 29, 2012.  The intent is that the guidelines will be rolled into RESNET’s Chapter 8 on performance testing.  In the RESNET Technical Committee’s work to roll the standard into Chapter 8 and from feedback from the infrared testing industry

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RESNET Adopts New Standard on Performance Testing, Combustion Appliance Testing and Work Scope Development

August 24th, 2011 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET Notes - August 2011

The RESNET Board of Directors adopted a new chapter on the RESNET national home energy rating standards.  The new chapter sets the requirements for performance testing, combustion appliance testing and work orders.  The new chapter was proposed by the RESNET Technical Committee and underwent the RESNET standards amendment public review and comment process. The new

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RESNET Adopts Guidelines for Combustion Safety Testing and Developing Work Orders

October 27th, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Energy Auditor Information, Energy Efficiency, Job Opportunities, Rater Information, RESNET News, RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - October 2010

With the growing interest by consumers, utilities and governments in comprehensive retrofits, the RESNET Board of Directors has adopted the “RESNET Interim Guidelines for Combustion Appliance Testing and Writing Work Scope”. The guidelines provide an opportunity for RESNET certified home energy raters and energy auditors to be trained and certified to undertake combustion appliance testing

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RESNET Seeking Volunteers to Serve on Infrared Committee

September 17th, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Energy Auditor Information, Energy Efficiency, Job Opportunities, RESNET News, RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - September 2010

The RESNET Board of Directors has recently adopted the RESNET Interim Guidelines for Thermographic Inspections of Buildings.  The guidelines call for the formation of a RESNET Infrared Committee.  The guidelines are posted on the RESNET web site at http://www.resnet.us/standards/RESNET_IR_interim_guidelines.pdf This is a call for volunteers who would be interested in serving on the committee. The

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RESNET Adopts Guidelines for Thermographic Inspections of Buildings

September 17th, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Energy Auditor Information, Energy Efficiency, RESNET News, RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - September 2010, Technical

RESNET has broken new ground in performance testing by adopting the nation’s first procedures for incorporating the thermographic inspections in the energy ratings and audits of buildings. Thermal imaging technology has advanced significantly in the past few years and the price of equipment has grown more affordable. The guidelines provide guidance on the use of

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RESNET Adopts COMNET Commercial Buildings Energy Modeling Guidelines and Procedures

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

RESNET Board announced the Commercial Energy Services Network’s (COMNET’s) first publication of the COMNET Commercial Buildings Energy Modeling Guidelines and Procedures.  This manual offers guidance to building energy modelers, ensuring technically rigorous and credible assessment of energy performance of commercial and multifamily residential buildings.  It provides a streamlined process that can be used with various

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