Utah Energy Conservation Coalition 

Energy Rated Homes of Utah

 

The Leading Home Energy Rating Services Provider in Utah

 

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About Our Organization

The Utah Energy Conservation Coalition DBA Energy Rated Homes of Utah (UECC/ERHU) is a statewide nonprofit organization working to encourage Utah citizens to receive an “Energy Education”.  We encourage energy conservation in all areas of the housing industry.

Formed in 1990 we provide energy education and services in areas such as:

  • 2015 IECC–International Energy Conservation Code
  • ASHRAE 90.1–Commercial Energy Code
  • Residential Blower Door Testing and Air Leaking Diagnosis
  • Residential Energy Audits
  • Home Energy Rating System (HERS Index)
  • Digital Energy Efficiency Resources
    • A wide variety of resources covering all areas of residential energy conservation available  through the UECC/ERHU office

Energy Rated Homes of Utah works with lenders, REALTORS, builders, home buyers, sellers, appraisers, and utilities to promote affordable, energy-efficient housing throughout Utah.  Through our unique membership with the Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET), we are the oldest home energy rating program in Utah.  We are members of the EPA ENERGY STAR Homes program and the Home Builder Association (HBA) — Both locally and nationally.

 

Home Owner Services

Whole House Residential Energy Efficiency Assessments

On Site Consulting and Project Management directly related to Energy Efficiency

Builder Services

Quality Home Energy Rating Services (HERS) for new construction projects

EPA Energy Star Certified Version 3.0 Home Energy Rating Service

Quality Pre-Construction Consultation and Energy Code Compliance reviews

On site Blower Door and Duct Blaster tests

Energy Rebates through local utilities

Other Services

EPA Energy Star Homes version 3.0 Program Sales & Marketing Training & Education

“Green  Builder”/Sustainability Training & Consulting

Training for Home Raters

 

What is an Energy Star Home?

Now in its 25th year of operation, Energy Star labeled homes incorporate energy saving in design and construction.  With the Energy Star label from the US Environmental Protection Agency, homeowners can be assured that their home is truly energy-efficient. 

Energy Star labeled homes in Utah have passed stringent energy efficiency guidelines and standards established by the EPA Energy Star Homes program and verified through a network of trained Home Energy Consultants coordinated through our office, Energy Rated Homes of Utah (ERHU).  Energy Star Homebuilders in Utah are committed to building comfortable, high quality, energy efficient homes that enable buyers to get more house for the money, while enhancing the home’s overall value.  They must also meet all the requirements of the EPA’s Thermal Enclosure System and HVAC Installation Checklist.  This third-party energy rating also enables buyers to qualify for an Energy Efficient Mortgage.  So remember, before you buy a new home, make sure it has a 5-Star Energy Star Home rating.

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Energy Efficiency Education

One of our goals here is to help educate and promote knowledge about energy efficiency and share resources.  As a non-profit, our ability to do so depends largely on the donations we receive.  We need your support!  

Improving energy efficiency is a cost effective way to address the high cost of energy prices, energy security and independence, air pollution and global climate change.

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Utah Energy Conservation Coalition

112 South Mountain Way
Orem, UT 84058

801-765-0034

info@utahenergy.org