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County to host CEO of the Building Performance Institute (BPI)

Contact: John Gitchell, Energy Smart Program Administrator, 970-328-8766 or 

Eagle County will welcome Larry Zarker, CEO of the Building Performance Institute (BPI), to Eagle on Feb. 17 for a discussion and public presentation on the type of home analysis that will be provided through the tri-county Energy Smart program. Local officials, contractors, inspectors, homeowners and any other interested citizens are encouraged to attend. The event will take place Thursday morning in the Eagle County Room, located at 500 Broadway in Eagle. The schedule is as follows:

  • 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. – Discussion with energy auditor contractors
  • 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. – Public Presentation with Q&A

Main topics for discussion will include how BPI credentials provide homeowner assurance and “BPI 101” – a national standard for home energy and health and safety auditing. Zarker will also be available after the presentation for one-on-one discussions as requested.

The Energy Smart program aims to trim total energy use by 20 percent in 300 homes in Eagle County this year. For more information, contact Energy Smart Program Administrator John Gitchell at 970-328-8766.