THE 1ST RESULTS ARE IN!
The first month of monitoring and analysis for one of our LED demonstration homes is complete. Check out the results and how the 100% LED system is performing compared to a typical code built home!
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ENERGY CODE HOTLINE & PLAN REVIEW
In conjunction with NYSERDA, Newport Ventures has teamed with T.Y. LIN and Steven Winter Associates to provide live training and education on a variety of topics related to the forthcoming Energy Code. New York will be adopting the 2014 ECCCNYS for commercial buildings on January 1st, with an expected update to the residential code scheduled for mid-2015. As experienced code trainers, we are here to help with the change. Our team of professional trainers and leading industry experts offer both code enforcement officials and construction trade professionals the opportunity to learn from the best in an engaging and effective environment.
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ENERGY STAR & BUILDERS CHALLENGE VERIFICATION SERVICES
Newport Ventures now offers Energy Star and Builders Challenge third-party verification testing services. These services entail a series of visual and diagnostic tests to ensure the home is energy efficient and meets the program’s respective quality criteria.
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NONINVASIVE ENERGY RETROFIT EQUALS 40% ENERGY SAVINGS
Newport Partners recently acted as the lead consultant for an occupant-in-place energy efficiency retrofit for the Sasha Bruce Youthwork group home in Washington, DC. Sponsoring this project were DOE Building America, HomeAid DC, Home Builders Care Foundation, and the Walmart Foundation.
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ENERGY RETROFIT OF A TYPICAL THREE-STORY MULTIFAMILY BUILIDING
Newport’s own Jamie Lyons PE and Margo Thompson are featured in the May/June 2014 issue of Home Energy Magazine with their article, Energy Retrofit of a Typical Three-Story Multifamily Building. The article highlights a 2012 project in which Newport oversaw a deep energy retrofit of a three-story apartment building in Annapolis, MD. Read the article. Read the article.
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Newport Ventures is a small, woman-owned research and consulting firm with expertise in the housing industry. Our greatest strengths include creativity and the ability to partner with the best in the industry to provide technical and marketing services, field and market research, and program management for our public and private sector clients.
Newport Ventures is a sister company to Newport Partners located in Davidsonville, Maryland. As the Maryland business grew, we decided to expand into New York rather than just expanding within Maryland. Venture’s New York location works well both as an independent office, and as an office working in partnership with the Maryland office.