Sustainable Comfort, Inc.
Partner of the Year
New Homes Rater/Provider
Sustainable Comfort Inc. is a multifamily-focused green building consulting firm receiving ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year recognition. Sustainable Comfort continued to expand in the affordable housing space in 2018, certifying more than 660 homes as ENERGY STAR, representing a 60 percent increase compared to 2017. Key 2018 accomplishments include:
- Conducting orientation training for every ENERGY STAR certified home project to familiarize contractors with all program requirements, checklist items, and testing procedures.
- Leveraging ENERGY STAR as the energy performance backbone for thousands of multifamily units pursuing additional certifications such as Passive House Institute US (PHIUS), LEED for Homes, and Enterprise Green Communities.
- Providing feedback and insight to ENERGY STAR’s creation of a combined program for low rise and high rise multifamily buildings, drawing on its experience in both sectors.