Snapshot of Some Past Accomplishments:

  • Co-author of the 2012 NC Energy Conservation Code and High Efficiency Residential Option (HERO) Appendix 
  • Codified NBI’s “Core Performance” for the Massachusetts Stretch Code 2010
  • Curricula Development for building officials/inspectors on the International Energy Conservation Code - IECC (2003, 2004, 2006, 2009 and 2012)
  • Trained Over 4000 Building Inspectors in the Residential and Commercial Provisions of the IECC and ASHRAE 90.1
  • Member of the Sustainable Building Product Committee that Developed the First Versions of the International Green Construction Code
  • Served on the Code Development Committee for the International Green Construction Code
  • Development of Code Checklists and Compliance Tools for Energy Code Compliance
  • Leadership and Development of ASTM Standards on Sustainability, Building Performance and Building Product Performance
  • Participation in Energy Standards Development at ASHRAE (90.1, 90.2) for Over 25 Years
  • Developed Training Programs for HVAC Professionals on New Energy Codes, Load Calculations and Building Performance
  • Author of “Insulating Guide” – a Best Practices Book for Residential Builders
  • Authored Numerous Technical Papers on State Energy Assessments, Code Compliance, Code Education, Cost Analyses, Product Performance
  • Authored Numerous Consumer-Targeted Articles and Papers on Building Energy Performance, Water Management in the Home and Sustainability
  • Provided Keynote Addresses at Numerous Professional, Association and Technical Conferences Around the World on a Variety of Building Science, Energy and Sustainability Topics
  • ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer on Numerous Building Science Topics
  • Author of Technical Papers on Utility Programs and State Power Planning Scenarios
  • Co-founder of the National Fenestration Rating Council Focusing on Accurate Energy Performance Ratings for Windows
  • Technical Papers on Window and Glass Performance and Ratings
  • Technical Papers on Daylighting and Fenestration Design
  • Development of Tools for NGOs Regarding Participation in State Energy, Power and Building Code Activities
  • Work with Numerous Building Product Manufactures on Product Development, Performance, Standards, Marketing and Regulatory Objectives
  • Trainings for Building Code Officials - Provided Training for NC and SC over the past 6 years
  • Codifying Core Performance for the Massachusetts Stretch Code 2010
  • Co-development of the International Green Construction Code
  • Creating Webinars and Training Tools for Various ICC and other Codes
  • Co-author of Massachusetts Stretch Code 2012
  • Assessment of Tools for Code Education and Compliance 
  • Leadership and Standards Development on Sustainability
  • Energy Standards Development at ASHRAE (90.1, 90.2)
  • Worked with Building Product Manufactures on Product Development and Placement
  • Training and Technology Transfer to the Professional HVAC Community

 

Some of the ways Companies, Utilities, States and Others Work With Us: