Energy Efficiency

2017 National Home Performance Conference –  March 19-22, 2017 – Nashville, Tennessee 

The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) is excited to be sponsoring the 2017 HPC National Home Performance Conference (HPC) and Trade Show in Nashville, Tennessee from Sunday-Wednesday, March 19-22, 2017. This year’s conference will include multiple tracks and over 30 sessions specifically developed for the WAP network. The entire DOE WAP staff will be in attendance and DOE is encouraging all WAP professionals to attend this exciting learning and networking opportunity.

In recognition of WAP’s participation, individuals employed by the WAP network are eligible to receive a discounted registration rate. This code will get attendees the $675 price through Friday, February 17, and then $775 through the conference:  NATWX9C. Please note: this code is only to be used by individuals employed by or contracted to the DOE Weatherization Assistance Program. Registrants’ employer information will be requested and verified to ensure the appropriate use of this discount. Contractors to WAP agencies must include the name of the WAP agency that employs them in the company/organization field on their registration form.

Presentations from the Energy Efficiency Design Workshop Jan. 2015

Trials and Tribulations EE Design Agenda Final

Grissom Ln Case Study – CHP presentation

PSHH Case Study Houses – Greg Miller

Frontier Housing Inc – Josh Trent presentation

KHIC ZEH case study presentation


USDA RD Memo -New Homes Constructed Under Specific Energy Efficiency Programs

Video and explanation of HERS Ratings

UPDATED June 2015: Appraisal Addendum for Energy Efficiency Please note that the appraiser may not be able to fill out this form because they may not have all the information needed. The builder may need to fill out the form or provide additional info to the appraiser so that they can complete the form.

USDA RD Memo -New Homes Constructed Under Specific Energy Efficiency Programs

Presentations from 2012 Energy Efficiency Summit – Johnson City, TN