Skip to content

News

See the latest information, event updates, and insights from the Building Performance Association.

Close-Up of the Lettering "The Treasury Department" at the Treasury Department Building in Washington, DC
January 23, 2024

Treasury Seeks Comments on Proposed 25C Tax Credit PIN Assignment System

The US Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service are seeking public comment on their proposed production identification number (PIN) assignment system for certain products under the 25C Energy Efficient Home Improvement tax…

Attendees of NHP'23 raise their hands during a presentation
January 23, 2024

Volunteer at The Clean Energy for Homes Conference

We are now accepting applications for volunteers for The 2024 Clean Energy for Homes Conference and Trade Show, hosted February 13-14 in Saratoga Springs, New York. Volunteers play an important role at our conferences by…

people sitting around a table, discussion business
January 19, 2024

Join BPA’s Board and Help Shape the Future of Home Performance

UPDATE: DEADLINE TO SUBMIT NOMINATIONS HAS PASSED. Now through February 12th, BPA is accepting nominations for individuals to join the BPA Board of Directors. Board members have the opportunity to help shape the future of…

People looking at home with real estate agent
January 17, 2024

First Group of States Apply for Landmark Home Energy Rebates Funding to Lower Energy Costs

Four states — California, Hawaii, New Mexico and New York — are the first to submit funding applications for the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Home Energy Rebates program, a historic $8.8 billion investment to…

Arizona landscape with the Phoenix skyline in the background
January 10, 2024

Arizona: Residential Energy Efficiency Contractor Survey

The Building Performance Association and AnnDyl Policy Group are conducting a survey of Arizona contractors. We invite any Arizona contractors to participate in the survey and share their feedback and priorities for the IRA rebate…

Green United States Map
December 15, 2023

Home Energy Rebate Programs: Status of State Applications

Update: January 17th: First Group of States Apply for Landmark Home Energy Rebates Funding to Lower Energy Costs The Department of Energy (DOE) has launched a state and territory application tracker. This tracker provides transparency into…

Photo of a contractor installing insulation. Overlaid, text reads, New BPA Fact Sheet - Home Energy Rebates in the Inflation Reduction Act
December 13, 2023

BPA: Home Energy Rebates in the Inflation Reduction Act Fact Sheet

The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 invests $8.8 billion in Home Energy Rebates via two programs: the Home Efficiency Rebates (HOMES) and the Home Electrification and Appliance Rebates (HEEHR). Our updated fact sheet provides a…

Image with a book icon and the text "2023 Resource Roundup"
December 6, 2023

BPA’s 2023 Resource Roundup

BPA keeps the industry informed on best practices, new technologies, and policy within the home performance industry. This year, we’ve seen the Inflation Reduction Act come to life and continued growth across the home performance…

An image of a hand sifting through a stack of papers.
December 1, 2023

NJ Requests Input on Home Energy Rebate Programs

New Jersey has announced two opportunities to provide input on their home energy rebate programs:1. A technical conference will be held on December 13, 2023, from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. 2. Public comment submission…

A graphic with the words "Kentucky - Energy Efficiency Needs Assessment Survey"
November 27, 2023

Kentucky Energy Efficiency Workforce Needs Assessment Survey

Calling all weatherization agencies, energy efficiency businesses, employees, and contractors in the home services sector in Kentucky ~ Take 15 minutes to participate in the Kentucky Energy Workforce Needs Assessment Survey. Complete The Survey > This…