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State of Florida Recognizes BPI as Rating System Provider

Effective July 1, 2013, the Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) will be recognized as one of a few selected entities authorized to p…

Started by Mike Kandel

0 Jul 2, 2013

Not Everyone Needs to be an Energy Auditor: Exploring BPI's Building Science Principles Certificate of Knowledge

While not everyone at a home performance contracting company needs to be a certified home energy technician, there is a value to every empl…

Started by Mike Kandel

0 May 7, 2013

Check out some pics from our 20th Anniversary bash at ACI National in Denver!

BPI celebrated its 20th Anniversary this past week at ACI National in Denver, Colorado. About 300 people came out to help us recognize this…

Started by Mike Kandel

0 May 6, 2013

John Tooley of Advanced Energy Receives BPI's 2013 Tony Woods Award for Excellence in Advancing the Home Performance Industry

Joe Kuonen, Michael Blasnik and Rick Chitwood inducted into Building Performance Industry Hall of Fame  Denver, Colorado, May 1, 2013 - Tod…

Started by Mike Kandel

2 May 1, 2013
Reply by Doug Pearl

BPI Announces Release of 2012 Annual Report

The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) announces the release of its 2012 Annual Report, detailing a year of productive work leading…

Started by Mike Kandel

0 Apr 29, 2013

April's Stump the Chump!

During a recent evaluation of a newly constructed multifamily building, Jerritt Gluck of Bonded Building and Engineering in Oyster Bay, NY,…

Started by Mike Kandel

0 Apr 25, 2013

See You in Denver!

We're looking forward to catching up with you at ACI's National Home Performance Conference in Denver, April 30- May 3, 2013. Come see us a…

Started by Mike Kandel

0 Apr 23, 2013

New Manual-S Speedsheet Now Available

You're invited to check out the latest and greatest Manual-S Speedsheet. It actually HELPS you complete the Manual-S process by guiding you…

Started by Isaac Savage

0 Apr 7, 2013

Stump the Chump - March 2013

This month's stump the chump comes from a mystery contributor, a caped crusading building performance specialist from Burlington, Vermont.…

Started by Mike Kandel

1 Mar 27, 2013
Reply by Daniel Dempsey

Temp Field Auditors Needed in NC

Greetings BPI Group Members, We have a need for some temporary help performing multifamily audits in NC, beginning first of April. If your…

Started by Isaac Savage

0 Mar 20, 2013

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