PECO New Home Rebates Unveil New ENERGY STAR Certified Multifamily Units in Philadelphia

In a ribbon cutting ceremony on September 30, 2016, PECO Vice President of Governmental Affairs, Tony Gay publically unveiled 938 New Market Street, a new ENERGY STAR certified multifamily residential development in the Northern Liberties neighborhood of Philadelphia. The 15-unit building is equipped with energy efficient technologies, high-efficiency appliances, and a green roof. Stull Investments,…

Meet PSD at the 2015 ENERGY STAR Certified Homes Stakeholder Meeting

Michael Arblaster will represent PSD at the 2015 ENERGY STAR Certified Homes Stakeholder Meeting on October14thand 15th in Portland, Oregon. Look for him at the networking events on Wednesday and Thursday evening to discuss the stakeholder meeting and anything else industry related. The EPA provided agenda will include modules on: key programmatic updates, program design and economics, rating and HVAC, energy savings and evaluation, and process management.

Municipalities Launch Residential Energy Score Project

ITHACA — Five Tompkins County municipalities are working together to develop a plan for scoring the energy performance of local homes. The goal: to use market forces to improve the energy efficiency of existing housing stock by providing meaningful home performance information to future home buyers.

Energy Star 3.0 Online Training

Performance System Development’s very own Ethan MacCormick and Emelie Cuppernell will be leading a four day ENERGY STAR 3.0 online training. Visit the ENERGY STAR 3.0 training page to learn more.

Performance Systems Development Recognized with 2012 Leadership in Housing Award

Performance Systems Development (PSD), a building performance software and services provider, was recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with a 2012 ENERGY STAR Leadership in Housing Award.  The award recognizes the important contribution PSD made to energy-efficient construction and environmental protection by verifying that homes meet the stringent criteria for ENERGY STAR certification. 

Ethan MacCormick Talks About Energy Ratings on WBAI

Ethan MacCormick, one of Performance Systems Development’s top trainers, speaks with May Dooley of WBAI (New York City) about RESNET, home energy ratings, audits, and building efficiency. Ethan MacCormick, who conducts training courses for PSD and also serves on the NEHERS Alliance (Northeast Home Energy Rating System Alliance) board of directors, explains that home energy…