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Useful Energy Efficiency Links For Residential Construction

Energy efficient building links for California energy efficient resources

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California Energy Commission (CEC) — The 2005 Title 24 Standards Select 2005 Standards, Select Residential manual or Non Residential manual. Energy Efficiency Hotline: 1-800-772-3300 (California only)

EPA ENERGY STAR® New Homes Program

The ENERGY STAR® New Homes Program is nationwide.
or call 1-888-STAR-YES (1-888-782-7937)

CalCERT™, California Certified Energy Rating and Testing Services

CalCERT is a California Energy Commission approved HERS Provider.
or call 1-916-985-3400

CHEERS®, The California Home Energy Efficiency Rating Services

CHEERS is a California Energy Commission approved HERS Provider.
or call 1-800-4-CHEERS (1-800-424-3377)

CBPCA, The California Building Performance Contractor Association

CBPCA is a CEC approved HERS Provider.
or call 1-888-352-2722

California Green Builder (CGB)

The Building Industry Institute (BII) established CGB's requirements for new homes for significant improvements in energy efficiency, water and wood conservation, indoor air quality and comfort, and on-site waste diversion

New Solar Homes Partnership

The California Energy Commission funds solar electricity systems on NEW homes.

California Solar Initiative

The California Public Utilities Commission funds solar electricity systems on businesses and EXISTING homes.

Build It Green

A professional non-profit membership organization promoting healthy, energy and resource-efficient buildings in California.

U.S. Green Buildings Council (USGBC)

The USGBC's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System™ is one of the accepted benchmarks for the design, construction, and operation of high performance green buildings.
or call 1-800-340-8912

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