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Sep 12, 2012, 12:54 ET

Earth Advantage Institute Launches Commercial Green Building Certification Program

(September 12, 2012) - Earth Advantage Institute (EAI) www.earthadvantage.org, a nonprofit sustainable building organization, has launched its...

Sep 05, 2012, 11:55 ET

CakeSystems (SM) Software Released for Energy Trust of Oregon Home Energy Rating Program

 Earth Advantage Institute (EAI), a nonprofit sustainable building organization, is excited to have its newly re-branded CakeSystems auditing...

Aug 30, 2012, 15:31 ET

Cake Systems(SM) Software Awarded Contract with Red River Valley Community Action (RRVCA)

 Earth Advantage Institute (EAI), a nonprofit sustainable building organization, is proud to announce its Cake Systems energy efficiency...

Jan 17, 2012, 06:30 ET
Backyard accessory dwelling units (ADUs) such as this one by Portland, Oregon, builder Hammer & Hand, are part of the trend towards greater urban density.  (PRNewsFoto/Earth Advantage Institute)

10 Green Building Predictions for 2012 from Earth Advantage Institute

Earth Advantage Institute, a nonprofit green building resource that has certified more than 12,000 homes, announced its annual prediction of 10...

Jan 10, 2012, 13:26 ET

Earth Advantage Logs 4,000 Energy Performance Scores, Trains 200 EPS Auditors in Washington

Earth Advantage Institute, a nonprofit green building resource and energy efficiency platform provider, announced that 4,000 Energy Performance...

Sep 27, 2011, 16:01 ET

Earth Advantage Institute's Green Day Forum Connects Green Building, Community and Profitability

Green Day Forum, Portland's premier green building conference, will feature a high-level roster of national and regional "champions of the triple...

Sep 27, 2011, 14:24 ET

Earth Advantage Institute Launches Certification Pilot for Vibrant, Livable Eco Neighborhoods

Earth Advantage Institute, a nonprofit green building resource that has certified more than 11,000 homes nationally, invites Expressions of...

Aug 31, 2011, 09:00 ET

"Ducts Inside" HVAC Case Studies Illustrate Successes, Challenges for Building Professionals

Earth Advantage Institute and the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance have produced a series of case studies that illustrate successful...

Jul 13, 2011, 12:07 ET

Earth Advantage and NEEA Launch "Ducts Inside" Online Training for Builders, Architects, HVAC Professionals

Earth Advantage Institute and Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA) announced the availability of the "Ducts Inside" online training course,...

Jul 11, 2011, 09:00 ET

Earth Advantage Institute and Passive House Institute US Team Up on Energy Performance Score

MOU Also Calls for Passive House Education Efforts Earth Advantage Institute (www.earthadvantage.org), a nonprofit green building resource that...

Jun 08, 2011, 14:51 ET

Certified Homes Outperform Non-Certified Homes for Fourth Year in Portland Metro Region

Existing Homes with a Certification Earn 30% More Earth Advantage Institute, a nonprofit green building resource, announced the results of its...

Apr 07, 2011, 09:00 ET

Earth Advantage's Energy Performance Score Auditor Tool a Hit at ACI 2011 Home Performance

Earth Advantage Institute's David Heslam is having a hard time keeping up with demand for software demonstrations at the nonprofit's small booth as...

Mar 22, 2011, 09:00 ET

Energy Performance Score Program Hits 1000 Home Audits in Washington State

Earth Advantage Institute, a nonprofit green building resource and certification group, announced that its Energy Performance Score (EPS) programs...

Mar 02, 2011, 09:00 ET

Earth Advantage Launches Easy-to-Use Home Energy Audit Software for Generation of 'Miles-Per-Gallon' Rating Labels

First Pay-as-You-Go Online Tool for Auditors Speeds Home Assessment, Debuts at ACI 2011 Earth Advantage Institute, a nonprofit green building...