Join CTGBC Colleagues, Eversource, UI and DOE
Guest Speaker:Sam Rashkin, Chief Architect of the US DOE Building Technologies Office, has earned a national reputation for his work leading housing programs that have partnered with thousands of home builders and resulted in over one million certified high-performance homes. Sam has been leading the US DOE Zero Energy Ready Home program for the past several years, enabling leading builders to gain market differentiation while moving the housing industry to the next level of efficiency and performance. He was recently recognized for his contributions to sustainable housing with the 2012 Hanley Award. Sam received his Bachelor of Architecture from Syracuse University; and is a registered architect in California and New York. During his 20-plus years as a licensed architect, he specialized in energy efficient design and completed over 100 residential projects. Sam has also prepared hundreds of articles, technical papers, reports, and seminars; and contributed to other books on energy efficient and green construction.
The 3.5 hour seminar will provide single and multi-family builders and energy raters with a comprehensive review of U.S. DOE Zero Energy Ready Home construction.
Some of the points that attendees will learn are:
- What critical components define a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home
- What eight compelling value propositions are unique to DOE Zero Energy Ready Homes
- How builders can achieve significant recognition for providing zero energy ready performance
- Why DOE Zero Energy Ready Homes are often the lowest cost option for home-buyers
Light breakfast and lunch will be provided.
There is no cost to attend this event, but please REGISTER
Limited to 4 attendees per company
Please follow the sign to park in the visitor lot and enter the building at the Credit Union for registration.