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BER has earned a 2017 ENERGY STAR Certified Homes Market Leader Award!


Building Efficiency Resources is proud to announce that we have been awarded a 2017 ENERGY STAR Certified Homes Market Leader Award in recognition of our organization’s continued commitment to providing our nation’s homebuyers with ENERGY STAR certified homes. This award recognizes our organization’s work in promoting energy efficient construction and helping homebuyers experience the peace of mind, quality, comfort, and value that come with living in an ENERGY STAR certified home.


In 2016, BER’s affiliated HERS rating companies contributed 2,002 ENERGY STAR Certified Homes. This is equivalent to:
  • Reducing CO2 emissions by 3,387 metric tons
  • Eliminating the emissions from 713 vehicles (# homes x 0.356)
  • Saving 3,633,630 lbs. of coal (# homes x 1815)
  • Avoiding the consumption of 7,878 barrels of oil
  • Planting 2,802 acres of trees (# homes x 1.4)
  • Growing 86,086 tree seedlings for 10 years
  • Saving homeowners $600,600 on their utility bills (# homes x 300)

Building Efficiency Resources is now listed on the ENERGY STAR Market Leader Award Web page.

BER recognizes and thanks our Raters for their hard work and contributions in making this possible!