Report   |   Jun 28th, 2017 Guide to Certification Program and Local Government Partnerships

Guide Certification Program Local Government Partnerships

This Best Practices Guide: Certification Program-Local Government Partnerships examines the role of partnerships between local government and green building programs and the use of incentives as tools to stimulate green building and energy efficiency. It lays out a step-by-step method that local governments and home certification programs can use to establish collaborative partnerships. 

Please download the full report to learn more about: 

  • A Nationwide Partnership Database and existing models and trends in home certification programs-local government partnerships and incentive mechanisms used by the partnerships to stimulate the market.
  • Three in-depth case studies of successful partnerships between programs and local governments, identifying how the partnerships were established as well as partnership benefits and lessons learned. 
  • A step-by-step process for local governments and home certification programs to identify and establish successful partnerships. 

TRC completed the report on behalf of the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA) to provide them with an understanding of the available programs and actionable recommendations for program coordination.

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