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EnergyLogic 2016 Accomplishments

Happy New Year! Before getting too far down the road, we want to take a moment to thank you for your trust in us, and our work. Thank you for allowing us to help you with your code and program compliance, generation of the HERS Index, and quality assurance needs. We hope your new year is Read the full article…

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New Home Builder Rebates are increasing, in a good way!

New rebate structure update and highlights of the Xcel Energy ENERGY STAR® New Homes Program 2016 accomplishments. Total year-end program results from 2016: 5,300 total completed houses 145,835 net Dekatherms and 4,957,801 net kilowatt-hours in energy savings $3,361,890 in builder rebates and energy rater administrative fees 1,800 earned the $100 ENERGY STAR rebate Program and Read the full article…

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Claiming the $2,000 Federal Tax Credit for 2016

EnergyLogic assesses compliance with the Federal tax credit for every home that we inspect. In addition, we provide a tax credit compliance report that is signed for every home that is tested. Over the past several years EnergyLogic has had to reissue these tax credit documents due to software updates that have also changed the Read the full article…

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Important RESNET® Amendment on Rating Software Changes (Persistence)

RESNET Adopts Standard Amendment on Persistence of the Use of Previous Versions of HERS Software When Standards Change The latest release of Rating software, represented by the new ANSI/RESNET/ICC 301-2014, has dramatically demonstrated an issue that has been apparent for quite some time. To further expand on how various software versions impact changes to HERS Read the full article…

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EnergyLogic is excited to announce the promotion of Rusty Buick, Director of Sales

Rusty has been with EnergyLogic for three and a half years, during which time he held the position of Field Services Manager, proving himself to be a committed company advocate focused on improving the processes and communication EnergyLogic provides to our current builder partners. As Director of Sales, Rusty will be cultivating new client relationships. He Read the full article…

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Energy Logic – All Homes Will Be Energy Efficient

EnergyLogic is in the news! Check out this interview with Robby Schwarz, one of the founders and continuing principals here at EnergyLogic. You’ll find the article supporting how EnergyLogic continues to help builders, salespeople, and consumers in our industry better understand the long-term benefits that energy efficiency will bring to their lives. To access the Read the full article…

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2017 Colorado Chapter of the ICC Educational Institute March 6-10, 2017

The Colorado Chapter of the International Code Council will be hosting the 32nd Annual Colorado Educational Institute the week of March 6, 2017, once again at the newly renovated Marriott Denver Tech Center.  The Educational Institute will again offer 13 full-week course paths with instruction by some of the best instructors in the country.  Class offerings will include a number Read the full article…

Here it is, Your Energy Professional Top 12!

Since becoming a part of the EnergyLogic family, I have noticed some similar praises and complaints from our staff regarding life outside the office.  Those all being related to living with an Energy Professional.  Some are good, some bad, some pretty funny.  What better idea than to blog about it?  Thus, the birth of EnergyLogic’s Read the full article…

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HERS Energy Rating Index Scores are Going Up!

In July of 2015, EnergyLogic began informing you about upcoming software changes.  As a reminder, the Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) began to align the energy rating reference home to the 2006 IECC almost two years ago.  The reference home, which currently reflects the 2004 IECC supplemental code, is what your home is compared to Read the full article…

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Field Fusion Recap: The Disconnect Between Fire & Energy Codes

The Q3 Field Fusion event delved into air-sealing and sound transmission challenges in multi-family units through a guided discussion that included perspectives from Code Officials, Insulators, and Raters. Read more here. There are many complexities that accompany building townhomes and duplexes.  For example, townhomes and duplexes built with common fire separation walls (party walls) are Read the full article…