FSL Home Energy Solutions, together with APS (Arizona Public Service), launched the Arizona Home Performance with ENERGY STAR program. FSL Home Energy Solutions is the implementing partner for Arizona's Home Performance with ENERGY STAR program and is receiving ENERGY STAR recognition for its outstanding delivery of this emerging program. Key accomplishments include:
· Maintaining the Southwest Building Science Training Center, Arizona's premier weatherization training facility, to quickly expand contractor participation to more than 75 participating contractors who are offering services in all 15 of Arizona's counties.
· Completing over 2,200 energy audits and maintaining a 39 percent conversion rate with the average homeowner installing two or more energy efficiency measures.
· Facilitating more than 870 home retrofits in the program's first year with 165 of these homes receiving onsite quality assurance evaluations.
· Establishing an energy audit incentive program for homeowners and offering participating homeowners various rebates for energy-efficient home improvements such as duct sealing, energy-efficient HVAC installations, air sealing, attic insulation, and shade screens.