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Fourteen researchers from the University of Utah, BYU and the University of Idaho published a comprehensive renewable energy report showing that the Beehive State has the potential to be a world leader in renewable energy production, storage, and manufacturing. It...
With electricity and energy bill prices still elevated, many have been looking for ways to save energy. One of the easiest and effective ways to save money and lower your energy bill is by turning off your lights when you aren't using them. Using your lights less is...
RESNET® Announces Public Comment on Draft MINHERS Addendum: Draft PDS-01 Addendum 74, Space Constrained AC
As part of its efforts toward improving the MINHERS section 303.1, RESNET® has released draft PDS-01 of Addendum 74. The Addendum includes a definition for Space Constrained Air Conditioning and Heat Pumps for utilizing SEER2/HSPF2 Conversion Factors...
Thanks to the new 2024 Federal and State Housing Credit Program Allocation Plan approved by the Utah Housing Corporation board, affordable housing developments in Utah are improving their energy efficiency and electric vehicle charging. EV charging access will be...
IRS Releases Section 25C Tax Credit Qualification Requirements for Home Energy Audits On August 4, 2023, the U.S. Internal Review Service (IRS) announced Notice 2023-59. This notice presents stipulations for U.S. taxpayers to collect the “Energy Efficient Home...
An "orange alert" has been issued by the city of St. George to protect its power grid from extreme temperatures and high loads. People are encouraged to refrain from using major household appliances such as ovens, dishwashers, clothes washers, and dryers...
Trends in HERS Rated Homes Each year, RESNET® examines the trends among homes that have received a HERS® rating. A statistical abstract of homes rated for HERS® by RESNET® in 2022 was released in the document entitled, “Trends in HERS Rated Homes – A Statistical...
Lunch and Learn
Commercial IECC COMcheck Review – Envelopes, Mechanical, Lighting
Offered to builders, developers, building officials, architects, engineers, HVAC professionals and all subcontractors working in Utah’s building industry interested in learning more about the requirements of Utah’s International Energy Conservation Code (IECC 2015) for residential new construction projects.
Presentation by Brent Ursenbach
Building Codes Expert WC-3
Greenbuild 2019 will take place in Atlanta, Georgia. Greenbuild offers a forum for the green building community to unite, change lives, revolutionize business and address pressing issues. Attend Greenbuild to hear from leaders on their vision about the future of green building, learn about current research and best practices, connect with sustainability experts, and see innovative technologies and products to take your projects to the next level. More Details
The RESNET Building Performance Conference provides a diverse and dynamic venue where you can obtain usable solutions in an evolving industry. Get up to date on strategic solutions for you and your business, network with like-minded professionals, and take home fresh information and for the home performance industry. More Details