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Energy Efficiency Contest Webinar

May 31 @ 9:00 am 10:00 am PDT

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In this webinar, Mike Wassmer will answer the following questions:

  • What is the purpose of the contest?
  • How will the contest be scored?
  • What general approach will be used to administer the contest?
  • Is a team permitted to use the model home’s projected HERS index in its marketing materials?
  • What is the timeline for administering the contest?
  • What software tool will be used to generate the projected HERS rating?
  • What happens if an unusual model home feature cannot be modeled in the software tool?
  • What happens if elements of the model home don’t exactly match the final AHJ design presented in the drawings?
  • How are data/information presented in the model home drawing set inputted into the software tool?
  • Are the teams’ current drawings sufficiently clear and detailed to facilitate energy model creation? If not, how should they be improved in the coming weeks/months?
  • Which measurements/tests will be conducted on the competition site?
  • Other questions asked by the teams during the open Q&A session?