Efficiency First presents the upcoming webinar Shooting for the Five-Stars: How to Incorporate Third Party Reviews Into Your Business Practices on Tuesday, December 10 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Eastern.
(Chicago, IL) – Groundbreaking growth in renewable energy and energy efficiency industries makes it more important than ever that consumers, energy incentive programs and industry can distinguish people, products and programs that meet the highest standards for quality, safety and efficiency.
Building on President Obama’s broad-based plan to cut carbon pollution and support clean energy innovation across the country, Energy Secretary Moniz announced about $60 million to support innovative solar energy research and development.
As part of the Department’s SunShot Initiative, these awards will help lower the cost of solar electricity, advance seamless grid integration and support a growing U.S. solar workforce.
Malta, NY, October 18, 2013 - The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) is pleased to announce that BPI-1105-S-201x: Standard Practice for Multifamily Energy Auditing is now available for public comment for a period of 45 days.
To commemorate National Energy Action Month, the U.S. Department of Energy is featuring some scarily effective ways to save energy at home. As cooler weather lurks around the corner, tun in to www.energy.gov throughout the month of October for ways to save energy and money—and to avoid cold weather terrors like energy vampires.
Malta, NY, October 10, 2013 - The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) continually reviews and updates technical standards used by the residential energy retrofit industry. BPI's Standards Technical Committees (STC) develop standards in an open and fair manner in accordance with American National Standards Institute (ANSI) approved BPI standards development procedures.
Efficiency First presents the upcoming webinar Prepping for the Seasons: What Did You Learn Last Winter?on Tuesday, October 22 from 12:30-2:00 p.m. Eastern.
As your company prepares to retrofit homes this winter, it’s helpful to look back at the work you did last year and the technical problems you came across. What were the more complex building science issues you saw in homes last winter? And how are you learning from your experience last year to make sure you and your crews are ready for this year’s challenges?
Malta, NY, September 27, 2013 - Today the Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) announced it has earned ISO 17024 accreditation of its advanced Home Energy Professional (HEP) certifications by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).
On September 18, 2013, Fanimation is initiating the first annual National Ceiling Fan Day (“NCFD”) and invites everyone to join the fight to reduce energy consumption by turning off their central cooling systems and relying on ceiling, floor, desk and wall fans to save trillions of kilowatt hours of energy consumption.