Residential and commercial buildings consume over 40 percent of the overall energy usage in the United States. These buildings represent a huge opportunity not only to reduce our nation’s overall energy usage but also to energize economic development. The economic opportunity relates to 71 percent of US homes that were built before 1990. A majority of these homes were built before stricter building codes were enforced. This creates substantial opportunities for retrofitting and upgrading with new products including split system air to air heat exchangers, Low-E window panels, bio-based insulation and other recent technologies yet to become widely known - let alone sourced, cost justified and installed. article>
Alerts to Certified HERS® Raters Qualified leads create alerts to registered certified professionals who can perform Thermal Analysis, identify locations with radiant energy loss. Homeowners then get Prioritized Recommendations for Energy Efficient Improvements. Resulting certified audit will deliver a road map detailing recommended investment and savings. Cost justification models will then align homeowner with incentives and financing options.