BetterBuiltNW Newsletter Q1 2017


  • April 07, 2017

The BetterBuiltNW site is now LIVE

The new BetterBuiltNW.com website is designed to equip you with the tools and knowledge you need to drive energy efficiency in the residential new construction market. The site offers training and technical tools, marketing resources, information on new home certifications and much more. We’re adding new features all the time, so check back regularly to take advantage of the latest resources.

Visit BetterBuiltNW >

Thank you for your work on Northwest ENERGY STAR® Homes

As of January 1, 2017, the NEEA-administered Northwest ENERGY STAR Homes program has become part of the national program.

Since 2004, over 28,500 homes have received Northwest ENERGY STAR Homes certification. We would like to thank you for promoting energy-efficient homebuilding and invite you to continue to do so under the national program.

Visit their website for more information on ENERGY STAR Home standards, certifications and resources.

Visit ENERGY STAR >

Related News

Stay informed about the latest news, programs, resources and other BetterBuiltNW developments.

New Energy Smart Builder Designation from RESNET

An increasing number of builders are taking advantage of the marketing power of the RESNET HERS Index Score. Recently builders from South Carolina to Utah have entered into Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) with RESNET to commit to having their homes energy rated by a certified RESNET HERS Rater and marketing their homes' HERS Index Score.

Pivotal Energy Recognized with 2016 NGBS Green Partners of Excellence Award

Home Innovation Research Labs recently recognized 100 NGBS Green Partners for outstanding contributions to advancing green building in their communities and commitment to voluntary, market-driven, third-party certification of high-performance homes. Congratulations to Pivotal Energy, which was among the partners recognized with the Partners of Excellence award in the Advocates category. 

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