RESBlog - Technical

Colorado’s New Energy Economy Conference

September 9th, 2008 - Posted by RESNET under Technical

Governor Bill Ritter, Jr. invites you to attend the second annual “Colorado’s New Energy Economy: The Path Forward – A Local Focus” conference. Join close to one thousand citizens eager to share their local sustainable initiatives across Colorado. We will showcase best practice models that power communities into an efficient renewable future. The conference has

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HERS Rater needed in Connecticut

August 26th, 2008 - Posted by RESNET under Technical

Competitive Resources, Inc. is actively seeking full time experienced HERS Raters for its Connecticut operation. Must have good communication skills and be familiar with REM-Rate Software. Valid state driver’s license and insurance required. Competitive Resources, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Background checks are performed. Please fax résumé to: 203-294-9737 attn: Blake Cole

Get an eco-education at the Green Building Festival

August 23rd, 2008 - Posted by RESNET under Technical

Canada’s largest annual green building event is gearing up for another year with an expanded seminar program.Festival organizers are very excited to introduce two innovative workshops offering a practical look at the green building trend sweeping the real estate and residential construction markets.  Festival Manager Jeff Ranson anticipates high attendance at both sessions.  “Eco-friendly housing

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Ramping Up Energy Efficiency State By State

August 20th, 2008 - Posted by RESNET under Technical

States are now investing $2 to $3 billion each year on energy efficiency programs, roughly three times as much as the federal government which appropriated about $800 million on efficiency programs in 2008.  Not only are state utility and non-utility programs are committing more resources, but they are also putting into place aggressive and innovative

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Green Building Finance and Investment Forum September 8-10, 2008 New York, NY

August 18th, 2008 - Posted by RESNET under Technical

The premium real estate market is going green—don’t miss your chance to participate. Come to the only forum where leading developers and investors come together to profit from green buildings and green retrofits of existing real estate portfolios. About the Conference The commercial real estate market is undergoing a sea-change. Green buildings now set the

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International Workshop on Energy and Environment of Residential Buildings

August 10th, 2008 - Posted by RESNET under Technical

Fifth International Workshop on Energy and Environment of Residential Buildings – 27-29 May, 2009 – Gulin, China Reducing energy consumption in buildings and improving built and indoor environment for health are wo closely related and challenging issues.  The Energy and Enviornment of Residential Buildings aims to improve indoor and built environment, energy utilization and health

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Maryland Energy-Saving Measures Still Awaiting State Approval

August 7th, 2008 - Posted by RESNET under Technical

Energy conservation and efficiency programs that could save the state’s consumers hundreds of millions of dollars in energy costs are awaiting approval by the Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC). A group of 30 business, consumer, and environmental organizations is urging the PSC to act.On Aug. 5, the groups wrote to the PSC urging the commission

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