In addition to gaining applicable experience, completing projects, and learning from expert instructors, taking a HeatSpring course can also provide you with the opportunity to earn Continuing Education Credits.
Many of our courses are approved by professional sustainable building organizations for continuing education units, also called learning units, credits […]
Download Andy Shapiro’s FREE Water and Hot Water Usage Estimator!
This tool is used in Building Energy Analytics: Measuring and Understanding Building Energy Use course, approved for 10 AIA LU/HSW Credits , 15 Building Performance Institute (BPI) CEUs , 6 GBCI credits (CE Hours for LEED Professionals)
This spreadsheet calculator has a […]
The Solar Women Summer Series continues with Co-Owner and Director of Strategic Planning & Initiatives at Namasté Solar, Amanda Bybee.
Namasté Solar provides PV design, engineering, installation, maintenance, and consulting services to residential, commercial, builder, non-profit, and government customers throughout the U.S., with a mission to propagate the […]
In this article, you will learn…
How heat flows layer-by-layer through a building assembly made of multiple materials
Series and Parallel pathways and the varying ease of heat flow between two different pathways, like the framing of a wall or an insulated cavity
Calculations for average U-Values and R-Values
We used to […]
DOWNLOAD Dr. Allison Bailes’s FREE Series Parallel R-Value Calculator
Calculate the average R-value of an assembly
Wouldn’t it be nice if you could push a button and see how much of a hit the R-value of a building assembly takes when you change the amount of exterior […]
Established in 1954, the nonprofit American Solar Energy Society (ASES) is the nation’s leading association of solar professionals & advocates. ASES is the US Section of the International Solar Energy Society (ISES).
The ASES mission is to inspire an era of energy innovation and speed the transition to a […]
The following article was written by Michael Ross, Expert Instructor of HeatSpring’s Mastering RETScreen 4 for Clean Energy Project Analysis course– approved for 16 AIA CEUs!
RETScreen is the name given to two widely used software tools available for free download from the Government of Canada.
Looking at the website, the tools […]
Why SunEdison’s Stock Dropped 50% in 3 Weeks and How You Can Avoid This in Your Own Solar Development
SunEdison has climbed up the ladder to become the world’s largest renewable energy service provider, but it has come at a cost.
Many people believe that they’re on a trajectory similar to the traditional energy service providers, like Duke Energy, PSEG, PGE, Next Era and others.
Take Peter Yost’s Free High Performance Building Assemblies Lecture today.
Spend an hour learning about building assemblies with Peter Yost of BuildingGreen. Heat dries them out, so the more we manage energy flows through our building assemblies, the more we need to manage moisture on, in, and […]
Right now, sitting in his office on Martha’s Vineyard, Marc Rosenbaum is building “Deep Energy Retrofits”, the newest Building Energy Masters Series offering. Here’s a recent update from Marc:
I’m happy to report that the ten weeks of presentation powerpoints are done, and I’m starting on the […]
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