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How to Cost Effectively Build Zero Energy Homes – Webinar Series
May 15 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
One event on May 22, 2020 at 12:00 pm
One event on May 29, 2020 at 12:00 pm
Bring your house specifications and we will provide opportunities during the training to evaluate upgrade options along 12 steps to Zero Energy (ZE). This is a rare opportunity to learn from recent ZE case studies and walk away with concrete action steps about your build process to see how these principles apply in practice.
This class lays out numerous elements of zero energy design and construction, so that building professionals can formulate a package appropriate for their situation.
- Fri, May 15 @ 12PM-2PM – Intro to ZE, Affordability, Design, Site Orientation, Energy Modeling, Certification Programs, Oregon Case Studies, Local Market & Policy Development. Guest speaker: Earth Advantage
- Fri, May 22 @ 12PM-2PM – Air Sealing, Insulation, Windows, Programs & Incentives. Guest speaker: Energy Trust of Oregon
- Fri, May 29 @ 12PM-2PM – Mechanical Ventilation, Heating & Cooling, Water Heating, Lights & Appliances, Renewable Energy, Marketing/Sales.
Participants will have the opportunity to earn EEBA’s ‘Zero Energy Builder’ designation. Accredited professionals will be listed on EEBA & Earth Advantage registries. To earn the designation, attendees must pass a designation exam and have completed and passed prerequisite trainings.