Posts Tagged ‘ home energy score ’

Home Energy Score Could Become a Requirement

Sep 18th, 2017

The concept of Home Energy Score, or HES, has been around since 2010 as a voluntary tool to give owners, buyers and renters a means for comparing the energy efficiency of a home from a credible source. It’s a topic I’ve discussed in the past, always with some reservations because it can lead to extremely […]

Will DOE Score with New Program?

Jul 24th, 2012

While homeowners face a variety of choices when it comes to auditors, test methods and cost, how do they know what program is right for them? Is it the Department of Energy’s (DOE) home energy score? David Lee, supervisor of the Residential Deployment Program in the Office of Building Technologies at the DOE, has been […]