This training is presented by the County of Sonoma Energy and Sustainability Division in partnership with the Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN) and the Sonoma County Regional Climate Protection Authority (RCPA). Lunch will be provided for class participants.
Residential Zero Net Energy for New Construction
Instructor: Ann Edminster, M.Arch., Design AVEnues LLC
Ann Edminster will introduce ZNE fundamentals and practices that are the basis of ZNE projects. Topics covered will include; What is ZNE, how ZNE impacts energy use, home performance with ZNE and how to meet remaining energy needs of a building.
Continuing Education Units: 0.2 ICC CEUs for the 2-hour course
Residential Heat Pump Water Heaters
Instructor: Russ King, M.E., CalCERTS Senior Director of Technical Services
Heat pump water heaters (HPWHs) are an increasingly popular technology that are a highly efficient means of providing hot water to houses. This training will describe HPWHs, when HPWHs are allowed under the 2016 and 2019 Codes, code requirements for installation, and how to complete compliance forms. Topics covered will include; an overview of water heater technologies and trends, identifying HPWHs in the field, Energy Code requirements for HPWH installations and replacements, Energy Code compliance forms, and requirements specific to HPWHs.
Continuing Education Units: 0.1 ICC CEUs for the 1-hour course
Please register at the following link: https://forms.gle/GdnNirtxkQ1jKnTB9
You may also RSVP by contacting GSenergy@sonoma-county.org or 707-565-6470.