Our partners at FAHE are pleased to announce a workshop on ENERGY STAR Version 3 in Charleston, WV on May 12:
Time: May 12, 10 AM until 4 PM
Location: Southridge Church, 100 Eagle Drive, South Charleston, WV 25309
Cost: $25 per participant
(lunch will be provided)
Description: Sam Rashkin the US EPA Director of the Energy Star for New Homes Program will present a one day seminar for FAHE Members, Associates, and Guests on the Energy Star Version 3 Standard.
ENERGY STAR Homes National Director, Environmental Protection Agency
Mr. Rashkin has managed ENERGY STAR for Homes since its launch in October 1995. Under his leadership, ENERGY STAR for Homes has grown exponentially to more than 2,500 builder partners and over 330,000 labeled homes. Currently, he is preparing to introduce a new EPA Indoor Air Quality label for the housing industry. Mr. Rashkin received his Bachelor of Architecture from Syracuse University; completed Masters of Urban Planning studies at New York University; and is a registered architect in California and New York. During his 20-plus years as a licensed architect, he specialized in energy efficient design and completed over 100 residential projects. He has also been responsible for developing and implementing market development programs at the California Energy Commission. Sam has prepared hundreds of articles, technical papers, reports, and seminars; contributed to numerous books; and has appeared on television and radio covering a wide variety of energy topics
The transition version of Energy Star for New Homes takes effect April 1, 2011 (version 2.5) while the new version 3 standard goes into effect January 1, 2012.
Please feel free to invite others to this conference, including contractors, subcontractors, other members of your staff.
Questions: Please call Tom Carew at 606-669-0053