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BPI Announces Quality Assurance Field Inspection Standard

The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) is pleased to announce that its new Standard for Residential Building Quality Assurance Rela…

Started by Mike Kandel

0 Aug 3, 2012

portable AC units--EdgeStar AP12000

First time I've come across these units-- vents with 5" hose thru window , exhaust only ! located in 2nd fl bath of 1.5 srory with can lig…

Started by ken schaal

8 Aug 2, 2012
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Apply Now to Take the Home Energy Professional Pilot Exams

Due to strong contractor participation in BPI’s pilot Home Energy Professional certification exam program, BPI will hold an open applicatio…

Started by Mike Kandel

1 Aug 1, 2012
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NYSERDA Announces Workforce Training Contract to Increase Involvement of Oilheat Industry in ‘Whole House’ Energy Efficiency Assessments

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) today announced a $290,000 contract with Community Power Network of…

Started by Mike Kandel

0 Aug 1, 2012

Green Training USA is looking for Certified BPI Trainers and Proctors - Colorado

Green Training USA is looking for people who are BPI certified to train and proctor students; opportunities are available in Colorado. If…

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0 Aug 1, 2012

Green Training USA is looking for Certified BPI Trainers and Proctors - Maryland

Green Training USA is looking for people who are BPI certified to train and proctor students; opportunities are available in Maryland.   I…

Started by Green Training USA

0 Aug 1, 2012

Home Energy Auditing Standard Published as BPI Standard

The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) is proud to announce that BPI-1100-T-2012 Home Energy Auditing Standard has been published a…

Started by Mike Kandel

0 Jul 31, 2012

Meth Labs

My friend does home inspections for Section 8 Housing.  In a short 30 second conversation in passing, he opened my eyes to a potential prob…

Started by Tim Marlett

4 Jul 26, 2012
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Spreadsheets for Manual J, etc from ACCA website FREE

I just found these on the ACCA website they are free with no malware. take a look

Started by randy tolowski

1 Jul 26, 2012
Reply by Rodney Fox

Efficiency First Membership Pricing

Does anyone else find the $300 membership fee a bit rich for a business consisting of only one self-employed owner? At $100 I might conside…

Started by Rodney Fox

4 Jul 26, 2012
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