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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 and Dow Building Solutions Team Up to Improve the Energy Performance of Homes

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

Dow Building Solutions and RESNET today announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote improved home energy performance in the United States. The two companies strive to accomplish this goal by encouraging building industry professionals to become trained and certified as RESNET EnergySmart Contractors or Builders. RESNET is an independent, non-profit organization that was founded

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RESNET and Masco Contractor Services and Masco Home Services Teams Up to Improve the Energy Performance of Existing Homes

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

Masco Contractor Services and Masco Home Services have agreed to work with RESNET to promote the improvement of home energy performance in the U.S. Masco Contractor Services and Masco Home Services will accomplish this goal through urging its contractors to become trained and certified as RESNET Energy Smart Contractors. The two companies will also recruit

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

August 25th, 2011 - Posted by RESNET under RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - August 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 and GAF Teams Up to Improve the Energy Performance of Homes

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

GAF has agreed to work with RESNET to promote the improvement of home energy performance in the U.S. GAF will accomplish this goal through urging its roofing contractor members to become trained and certified as RESNET Energy Smart Contractors. Through this new partnership, GAF roofing contractor members will team up with RESNET certified home energy

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Momentum Growing for RESNET HERS Index – New State and Regional Builders Making Commitment to Marketing their Homes’ HERS Index

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

An increasing number of builders are taking advantage of the RESNET HERS Index.  Over the past month, builders in states ranging from North Carolina to Washington have entered into Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) with RESNET.  In the MOUs the builders commit to having their homes energy rated by a certified RESNET rater and marketing their

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Habitat for Humanity of Kent County, Michigan Commits to Marketing the HERS Index of all Their New Homes – First Habitat for Humanity Affiliate to Make Commitment

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

The Habitat for Humanity of Kent County, Michigan has entered into an agreement with the Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) to provide new home buyers an important measurement of long-term energy performance of each new home the organization builds.  The intent of the agreement is to raise consumers’ knowledge of new home energy performance by

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