RESBlog - Tagged ‘LEED’

Effort to Include HERS Index Score in MLS in Colorado Receives National News Coverage

May 2nd, 2013 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET News

The Colorado Energy Office is working with local Colorado Multiple Listing Services (MLS) to add a “green fields” category in their MLS listings.  The MLS is relied upon by Realtors and appraisers to access information about homes for sale. There are four main categories under the “green fields” MLS listing: HERS Index Score ENERGY STAR Home

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Geothermal Factory Tours Featured at the 2011 RESNET Conference

February 10th, 2011 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - February 2011

The 2011 RESNET Conference will offer tours of the Earthlinked Technologies Geothermal factory. The Earthlinked Technologies Factory is a 30,000 square foot LEED certified building that manufactures geothermal heat pumps for space heating and cooling and commercial water heating. It is located at 4151 S Pipkin Road in Lakeland FL. There is no charge for

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Opportunity for Certified Raters to Differentiate Themselves as a Leader in the Green Marketplace

January 25th, 2011 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - January 2011

Over the past couple of years, RESNET has developed a strong partnership with the U.S. Green Building Council, focused specifically on plugging RESNET certified home energy raters into the LEED for Homes process.  Each of our RESNET raters has the skill and expertise to effectively deliver the verification and testing programs required to meet LEED.

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Letter to Home Energy Raters from USGBC LEED for Homes

December 21st, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Hot Topics, Rater Information, RESNET News

Since its launch in 2008, the LEED for Homes program has experienced outstanding growth.  To date, LEED for Homes has registered more than 30,000 homes nationwide and seen over 9,000 units achieve certification so far.  The LEED for Homes growth curve continues to accelerate, with a major percentage of those numbers coming this year alone.

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