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BPI HHE Frequent Questions

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Thu, 2017-01-05 10:24

As a follow-up to our previous post, we’re now going to look at questions that many home performance contractors have asked about the new BPI Healthy Home Evaluator (BPI HHE) credential.

For more information about BPI Certification, visit our BPI Energy Auditor overview series.

Top 6 Drivers of Healthy Home Assessments

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Tue, 2017-01-03 15:46

Last Updated: 2017-09-20 10:56

The Building Performance Institute recently hosted a webinar to address updates to the BPI Healthy Home Evaluator program. The webinar panel included:

Qualifying for Spring 2017 NABCEP Solar Exams

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Tue, 2016-11-22 10:08

If you’re looking to earn a solar PV certification through NABCEP, your time is running out!

NABCEP, or the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners, governs the certification process for solar energy professionals. The organization offers certification in the areas of solar photovoltaics (panels generating electricity) and solar thermal (heating). NABCEP is the leading organization for solar certification in the United States.

Who Should Be an ISSP Sustainability Associate?

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Thu, 2016-11-17 11:28

Last Updated: 2017-11-10 01:48

ISSP Certification is the newest professional credentialing program available for sustainability practitioners. The program offers an opportunity for sustainability practitioners to get on the same level of knowledge and unite with a marketable seal that validates their competency.

Opportunities Beyond BPI Building Analyst

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Tue, 2016-11-15 11:09

Last Updated: 2017-11-14 3:40

The Building Performance Institute, or BPI, has been promoting the importance of home performance and energy efficiency since 1993. Part of the reason why BPI Certification (as a program) has seen so much success is because the knowledge appeals to professionals from a variety of backgrounds with a variety of motivations.

For more information about BPI Certification, visit our BPI Energy Auditor overview series.

ISSP Launches Sustainability Certification Exam

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Thu, 2016-11-03 09:36

Last Updated: 2017-11-15 12:27

The International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP) has opened the registration for its entry-level ISSP Sustainability Associate credential exam.

About ISSP Sustainability Associate Certification

Solar Job Fair in DC

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Tue, 2016-11-01 10:53

On November 17, 2016, GRID Alternatives Mid-Atlantic and MDV-SEIA will be hosting a Solar Focus Job Fair during MDV-SEIA’s Solar Focus Conference at the Renaissances Hotel in Washington D.C. from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

If you'd like to begin a career in solar energy, visit our Introduction to Solar series.

Everblue Joins ISSP Education Partner Program

Created:
Thu, 2016-09-29 09:46

Last Updated: 2017-10-02 12:37 - ISSP Exam Prep is now available! Learn More

The International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP) has accepted Everblue Training, LLC into its new Education Partners Program. ISSP launched the Education Partners Program to coincide with its new Sustainability Professional Certification Program, due to launch in November 2016. Everblue will be among the first in the world to offer exam prep for ISSP’s certification program.

What Builders Want From HERS Raters

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Thu, 2016-09-15 08:17

Last Updated: 2017-08-31 03:48

Understanding builder expectations can improve communications between builders and HERS Raters, making it easier for both groups to work together and advance the common goal of "greener" homes. When builders need help delivering the energy-efficient, comfortable, and environmentally conscious homes customers and codes demand, they turn to HERS Raters.

For more information about what HERS Raters are, visit our RESNET HERS Rater overview series.

Know the LEED Certification Requirements

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Tue, 2016-09-13 08:38

Last Updated: 2017-09-05 02:54

To get LEED certified, you must follow a plan, a process, and adhere to the LEED certification requirements.

But first, what do you mean by “LEED Certification Requirements”?