Home Performance with Energy Star

Home Performance with Energy Star

A residential weatherization program jointly administered by the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The program connects homeowners interested in improving the energy performance of their homes with contractors trained to assess home performance and perform energy retrofit work.
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The audits are available through the company's Home Performance with ENERGY STAR program, administered by CLEAResult
The report also examines common "green" renovations and additional home performance upgrades supported by DOE's Home Performance with ENERGY STAR (HPwES) program, including ventilation upgrades, moisture control, window replacements, and allergen-reduction repairs.
Home Performance with ENERGY STAR is a systematic approach to improving energy efficiency and comfort in homes, while reducing the greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to climate change.
One major change this year is that all of the electric utilities are offering residential customers the Home Performance with Energy Star (HPwES) Program.
Increasing the Efficiency of the Homes with the Home Performance with Energy Star Program
The approved programs will provide additional incentives to qualified residential customers participating in the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR (HPES) program; enhance the current WARMAdvantage program by providing home energy audits and additional rebates; and expand the commercial Direct Install Program by funding additional participants.
The Home Performance with ENERGY STAR Program is one of the most practical ways to improve the environment inside and outside of an existing home.
Graduates of the course who successfully pass the written exam and perform three assessments mentored by Southface staff will be qualified to perform house assessments and recommend improvement work under Home Performance With Energy Star.
The energy assessment, available through Dominion's Home Performance with ENERGY STAR Program, typically costs customers $50, but the value of the assessment is over $500.
Part of the Home Performance with Energy Star program, the Sears Home Energy Audit is a collaborative effort with the California Building Performance Contractors Association and the Building Performance Institute, both of which provided training and certification for the Sears team.
Energy Smart s key accomplishments related to the award-winning Home Performance with ENERGY STAR Program include: