Become a Builder of ENERGY STAR® Certified Homes

Whether you are ready to expand your business or start a new one, choosing to build ENERGY STAR Certified Homes can give the support you need to succeed. Join ENERGY STAR as a Residential New Construction Partner, offered by the United State Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), by completing the following steps:

Step 1: Download, sign and submit the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) online partnership agreementLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. and complete the online ENERGY STAR Orientation TrainingLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page..

Step 2: Partner with a Home Energy Rater. They are here to ensure you meet program requirements on every construction project. Use our Rater Locator Map to find one near you. 

Step 3: Partner with an HVAC contractor credentialed by an HVAC Quality Installation Training and Oversight Organization (H-QUITO). Find an affiliated HVAC Contractor:

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