Presentation in Canton March 23 to focus on how contracting companies can become BPI accredited
Monday, March 21, 2011 - 4:09 am

CANTON -- Art Garno, Building Performance Institute Site Coordinator, SUNY Canton, and official BPI certification trainer, will speak from 5 to 7 p.m. March 23 with those interested in becoming a BPI-accredited contracting company for construction projects that include energy efficiency measures.

BPI is a leading developer of technical standards, training and professional credentialing for home performance assessments, building envelope retrofits, and HVAC system retrofits.

Only BPI-accredited contractors with BPI-certified staff are eligible to participate in New York State Energy Research and Development Authority’s Home Performance with Energy Star program, which provides incentives to homeowners for energy efficiency retrofit work.

Light refreshments will be served. Info: 386-7197, garnoa@canton.edu.