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U.S. Department of Energy’s New Home Energy Score Presents Opportunity for RESNET Home Energy Survey Professionals

November 23rd, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Rater Information, RESNET News, RESNET Notes - October 2010, Technical

New Home Energy Score On November 9, 2010, Secretary of Energy Chu announced the launch of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Home Energy Score pilot program. The Home Energy Score will offer homeowners a straightforward survey about their homes’ energy efficiency.   A report provides consumers with a home energy score between 1 and 10, and

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Vice President Biden Announces Federal Existing Homes Energy Upgrade Effort

November 23rd, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Legislation, Recovery Through Retrofit, RESNET News, RESNET Notes - November 2010

On November 9, 2010, Vice President Joe Biden announced the Obama Administration’s new initiative to foster the improvement of existing homes energy performance. The initiative was developed as part of the Recovery Through Retrofit initiative launched in May 2009 by Vice President Joe Biden’s Middle Class Task Force to develop federal actions that would expand

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