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Home Energy Rating System (HERS) California

Newly constructed residential buildings that include single-family homes and multi-family buildings of three stories or less. Shows annual energy performance, GHG emission and actual or potential renewable sources

Applicable Building Type(s)

Policy Requirement Level

Voluntary

Policy Sequence

Governance

Development Authority: California Energy Commission

Implementation Authority: California Energy Commission

Verification Authority: HERS Raters

Compliance path

Energy Requirements:

End-uses considered:

Appliances, Space cooling, Space heating, Water heating, Lighting interior, Ventilation

Resources

Description

Notes

Climate Zones