Monday, August 9, 2010

Upcoming EERE Webinar to Discuss National Guidelines for Residential Retrofits

According to a progress alert on The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Website, an upcoming Webinar will explain an initiative aimed at developing national guidelines for residential energy efficiency retrofits.

The Webinar, scheduled for Wednesday, August 11, 2010, from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. (EDT) is entitled, "National Residential Retrofit Guidelines: Updates & Opportunities for Weatherization and Residential Retrofit Stakeholders." The speaker will be Benjamin Goldstein, project lead for the National Residential Retrofit Guidelines at EERE.

The primary focus of the Webinar will be on how the proposed guidelines can improve the quality of weatherization services, assist training providers in developing industry-recognized course content, and improve the careers of weatherization and residential energy efficiency retrofit workers.

The EERE is presenting the Webinar free of charge, but registration is