BPI Certified: Alex Williams, and Elena Chrimat are both the BPI Certified Professionals for Ideal Energy. The Building Performance Institute (BPI) is the nation's leading building science accreditation organization. The "house as a system" philosophy - which looks at a building's various components (building envelope, attic, basement, combustion equipment, ventilation sources) and the interrelationship between them to maximize a home's performance. This approach leads to greater energy efficiency, but perhaps more importantly to buildings that simply work better. A home that has been analyzed and upgraded from a whole-house standpoint is more durable, healthier, more comfortable, and more energy efficient. For more information about BPI's standards, take a look at their Technical Standards for Building Analysts (PDF).
ENERGY STAR Certification: ENERGY STAR partners are always looking forward in using more efficient, low-cost practices that are safe for the environment but that also save you dollars. In addition to being nationally certified, we are proud to offer services and products that can assist businesses & home owners who have committed to the goals of ENERGY STAR.
Better Business Bureau Accredited Business: Businesses accredited by the BBB have made a commitment to "make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints." By doing busienss with an Accredited Business, you can be sure that you will be dealing with a team of professionals who are doing their best to build and maintain trust with their customers, an essential component of integrity and peace of mind.
U.S. Green Building Council: The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization committed to a prosperous and sustainable future through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings. USGBC works toward its mission of market transformation through its LEED green building certification program, robust educational offerings, a nationwide network of chapters and affiliates, the annual Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, professional credentials and advocacy in support of public policy that encourages and enables green buildings and communities.
Electric League of Arizona: The Electric League is dedicated to providing outstanding services for its members through education, referrals, marketing, and customer service support through their Consumer Councils. It has continued growing and strengthening its education offering into 2012 across all of their programs. In particular, the Arizona Heat Pump Council Education Program has expanded to included the Gas Furnace Safety & Operation. The League helps contractors in Arizona keep up to date with education regarding best practices for HVAC quality installations.