CPG is a licensed and certified provider of HERS Inspections, Testing, and Rating for HVAC contractors, builders, and homeowners in Northern and Southern California. Whether the installation is commerical, residential retrofit or new construction, we have the expertise and professionalism to provide superior services. California’s energy code requires that a third party, certified HERS rater perform verifications on several aspects of a home’s construction. Incentive programs offered by PG&E and other utility providers also require that a HERS rater perform special inspections before qualifying a home. CPG is certified to meet the growing industries demand.
If you have any questions about what it takes to pass your HERS Rating, just give us a call at 650.269.3470 and let us give you a complimentary consultation.
Our HERS services include:
Duct Leakage Testing (duct testing)
Refrigerant Charge Verification (RCV) and Airflow
Solar (PV) Verifications
Whole House Air Infiltration Testing (blower door testing)
Energy Star Verifications
Quality Insulation Inspections
Fan Watt Draw / Fan Efficacy Veritifcations
Green Building Verifications
Support in completing forms CF-1R and CF-6R, CF-1R and CF-2R
We provide prompt compliance certificate registation so you can have your final inspection quickly.
Testing requirements for new and altered heating and cooling systems is shown below:
As of July 1, 2014, new Title 24 rules are now in effect.
East Palo Alto
Phone: (650) 269.3470
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CPG is fully insured and licensed.
San Francisco and San Diego
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CPG Consultants LLC is a Certified LBE and MBE Firm
Call us today for to see if you qualify for a free energy audit for your Multifamily Building!
For latest CALGreen revisions that went into effect on July 1, 2015 click here.
CPG is a qualified partcipating Rater for PG&E's Energy Upgrade CA Multifamily Program in Southern California. As qualified Rater we can perform Energy Efficiency Performance Audits, required for building owners to benefit from the Multifamily Energy Upgrade California Program. Click here to learn more.
GreenPoint Rating: What's in it for you?
Here's a good article on CalGreen and its relation to GreenPoint Rated & Title 24:
"CalGreen, GreenPoints, and Title 24-What's the Deal?" by Rebecca Firestone in GreenCompliancePlus
Building Benchmark: Per AB 1103, its the law. Initial compliance will begin on January 1, 2014 (California) for non-residential buildings going through a financial transaction which includes: a sale, lease and refinance. Click here for more info.
Frequently Asked Questions about CA's Non-Residential Building Energy Use Disclosure Law (AB 1103), click here:
CTCAC Sustainable Building Method Requirements for affordable housing projects
"Affordable Housing with Unaffordable Energy Bills, Innovative Financial Solutions to Drive Greater Efficiency," excellent article discussing affordable housing and efficiency