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The GreenHome Institute’s – “Real Time Energy Model to meet, beat code and get IRA 45L” – Free CE Webinar

February 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST

About this event

Learn how builders are earning the new Inflation Reduction Act 45L Tax Credit (new in 2023) with real examples from Ekotrope’s database of over 1 Million homes. This course will describe the changes to the 45L Tax Credit, and the Tax Credit’s requirements, and show how Ekotrope supports their users to find new ways to earn this Tax Credit – notably how Scenario Modeling can be used to quickly develop and test new compliance pathways.

We will also discuss using scenario modeling to achieve code and/or beat code to get to Net Zero energy and/or green building certification such as LEED for Homes.

Why guess when you can know? Now we can get building performane figued out in design!

Continuing Education Units (CEUS) 1 hour in

Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI) & LEED AP Homes Accredited Profesional (APH)

Building Performance Institute (BPI) NonWholeHouse

Submitted for American Institute of Architects – AIA (HSW)

Certified Green Professional (NARI & CGP)

Certified GreenHome Professional (CGHP)


State Architect / Builder License may be applicable

Passive House US Institute (PHIUS) CPHC

Lessons Learned

1. Understand what changed and the new requirements of the new 45L Tax Credit under the Inflation Reduction Act and how achieving helps you get LEED BD+C v4 & 4.1 Homes EA Annual Energy Use Points.

2. Review the Common IRA 45L Tax Credit compliant building specifications and how they are in line with complying with LEED BD+C v4

3. Articulate How to use Scenario Modeling when designing residential buildings from existing to new, low to highrise buildings and how it can help you achieve code, net zero or LEED BD+C v4 & 4.1 Homes EA Annual Energy Use Points.

4. Know where to go to get help from a certified HERS rater or bringing in scenario modeling into your work practices right away to build, BETTER.

Speaker – David Pedrick

David is a Product Manager at Ekotrope, a green-tech software company that’s on a mission to create awesome products that provide actionable energy and environmental data to all residential construction industry stakeholders. He leads Ekotrope’s work developing new products for their users. David was a QAD and HERS rater for 3 years at Southface Energy Institute before joining Ekotrope in 2020. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree at Luther College and a Master’s of City and Regional Planning from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

P S – This course is a prerequisite course to the upcoming DOE Zero Energy Ready v2 course we are hosting in March 2023 – Learn more and sign up here

PPS – Please consult with your tax advisor to determine if you qualify for 45L Inflation Reduction Act Benefits*


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