The US Department of Energy Zero Energy Ready Program

Since 2008, the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Zero Energy Ready Home program has recognized hundreds of leading builders for their achievements in energy efficiency, resulting in over 14,000 energy efficient homes and millions of dollars in energy savings. The DOE Zero Energy Ready Home,  represents a whole new level of home performance, with rigorous requirements that ensure outstanding levels of energy savings, comfort, health and durability.

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Additional Programs

Every home has a story. Differentiate your homes and services by partnering with a home certification program.

Built Green Four Star

Built Green® of King and Snohomish Counties offers certifications for single-family, multi-family, remodel, refit, and community projects. Certification levels of 3-, 4-, and 5-Star are possible. The program also offers education and marketing support for its members. In addition, staff works closely with local governments to maintain and create municipal and utility incentives to reward green building.

Built Green Five Star

Built Green® of King and Snohomish Counties offers certifications for single-family, multi-family, remodel, refit, and community projects. Certification levels of 3-, 4-, and 5-Star are possible. The program also offers education and marketing support for its members. In addition, staff works closely with local governments to maintain and create municipal and utility incentives to reward green building.

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