Monthly Archives: October 2010

NW Green New Home Certifications

There is a lot of confusioin about new home certifications… Hope this will clarify a bit – Several widely recognized programs are available. These are the main programs that are available are: ENERGY STAR (NW ENERGY STAR in WA, OR, … Continue reading

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Urban NW Homes Fully Adopts Energy Savings

Recently, we did an audit on one of the properties of Urban HW Homes and I shared with you the results of the HERS Test. The home scored a 90 on the HERS index. This score is expected for a … Continue reading

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New Construction Home Energy Auditing

Swiftsure Energy Services has been VERY busy over the past month or so. I’m catching my breath and want to let you all know about some wonderful work being done in our local area. Recently, our friends at UrbanNW Homes … Continue reading

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