Building Efficiency Resources
Brevard, North Carolina
Partner of the Year - New Homes Rater/Provider
Building Efficiency Resources, a home energy rating company, certified more than 3,700 homes as ENERGY STAR® in 2021, for a cumulative total of more than 25,000 since 2010. Key 2021 accomplishments include:
- Implementing a video-based quality assurance system to support the work of home energy raters and ensure that ENERGY STAR program requirements are met.
- Delivering training classes statewide on behalf of the New York State Home Builders Association for builders, code enforcement officials, real estate professionals, and home inspectors.
- Sharing information about ENERGY STAR and upcoming program changes with its home energy rater network through articles, social media, and training opportunities.
- Working collaboratively with leading green building programs and encouraging project teams to meet ENERGY STAR program requirements as part of their certification efforts, even where not explicitly required.