Articles Tagged with ''home performance''

Letters From Our Readers: July 2, 2012

July 2, 2012
Approach home performance certifications with caution.


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June 28, 2012: BPI Extends Application Deadline for Home Energy Professional Pilot Exams

June 28, 2012
The Building Performance Institute Inc. (BPI) has extended its application deadline for candidates wishing to take BPI’s pilot Home Energy Professional (HEP) certification exams. Candidates should send their applications in to BPI by close of business on July 31, 2012.


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ACI National Conference Promotes Whole-Home Performance

June 18, 2012
HVAC contractors and manufacturers recently gathered with builders, remodelers, public utility representatives, government officials, and more to discuss home performance at Affordable Comfort Inc.’s (ACI) National Home Performance Conference.


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May 10, 2012: BPI Works With RSES to Expand Accreditation Options for HVAC Contractors

May 10, 2012
The Building Performance Institute Inc. (BPI) has announced another new accreditation option for HVAC contracting companies. BPI said it will now accept the Refrigeration Service Engineers Society (RSES) certifications as prerequisite criteria for its accreditation program.


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May 1, 2012: DOE Continues to Seek Input on How to Support HVACR Expansion Into Home Performance

May 1, 2012
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced that it is soliciting input from all parties regarding how DOE can best support the expansion of HVACR businesses into residential whole-house energy-efficiency services. DOE has now extended the deadline for input to June 1.


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April 24, 2012: SolarCity Introduces Home Energy Loan for Energy Efficiency Upgrades

April 24, 2012
SolarCity®, a leader in clean energy services, has unveiled a new Home Energy Loan for energy efficiency upgrades that the company says will make cleaner indoor air, greater comfort, and lower energy bills more accessible to American homeowners.


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DOE Seeks Input on Home Performance

April 23, 2012
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is soliciting input from all parties regarding how DOE can best support the expansion of HVACR businesses into residential whole-house, energy-efficiency services through new initiatives or by building upon existing HVACR to home performance efforts underway within the industry.


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BPI Introduces New Certifications

April 23, 2012
In June 2012 the Building Performance Institute Inc. (BPI) will introduce four new Home Energy Professional certifications.


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The Future of HVAC Contracting

April 16, 2012
In the last decade, our legislators and our regulatory agencies have had a huge influence on the industry and how contractors conduct their business. This government influence will continue to drive our business.


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BPI Reports Strong Growth in 2011

April 16, 2012
The Building Performance Institute Inc. (BPI) released its 2011 end of year report, which detailed a year of strong growth for the home performance credentialing and standards setting organization.


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Kyle Gargaro, editor-in-chief of The NEWS, hosted the 2014 ACCA CEO Forum. At the event, six well-known, highly respected company executives, Gary Michel, Ingersoll Rand/Trane; Chris Nelson, Carrier Corp.; Chris Peel, Rheem Mfg. Co.; Rod Rushing, Johnson Controls; Brent Schroeder, Emerson Climate Technologies; and Doug Young, Lennox; provided individual industry outlooks and fielded questions directly from attending contractors. Listen to the entire event on the NEWSMakers podcast. Posted on April 14.

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