Transitioning Traditional HVAC Contractors to Whole House Performance Expert Meeting

Building America hosted the "Transitioning Traditional HVAC Contractors to Whole House Performance Contractors" expert meeting on March 29, 2011, in San Francisco, California. This meeting, presented by the Building America team IBACOS, reviewed their research project to date, including:

  • General business models for traditional HVAC companies and whole house retrofit companies
  • Preliminary findings on the differences between the structure of traditional HVAC companies and whole house retrofit companies
  • Industry input on how to structure information so it is relevant and useful for traditional HVAC contractors who are transitioning to becoming whole house retrofit contractors.

Presenters included representatives from the national laboratories, members of the IBACOS research team, and industry stakeholders. Read the meeting summary report, view the meeting presentation, or watch a recording of the meeting (WMV 194 MB).