ENERGY STAR® New Homes Program

Resources for Raters

Watch your business grow!

Homebuilders must work with RESNET-accredited HERS Raters that are partners with both the national EPA ENERGY STAR for New Homes Program and the Pepco ENERGY STAR New Homes Program to earn the ENERGY STAR label and qualify for Pepco’s rebates. As a Rater participating in this Pepco program, you will:

  • Be listed as a qualified rater on Pepco’s website to help you generate more business.
  • Access expert training on building science best practices, code compliance, and the transition to ENERGY STAR.
  • Have a designated Pepco Account Manager that will assist you throughout your participation in the program.
  • Earn market differentiation and recognition as an expert in the rapidly growing field of verifying energy-efficient homes.

Ready to sign up? Apply to join Pepco’s ENERGY STAR New Homes Program


EmPOWER Maryland programs are funded by a charge on your energy bill. EmPOWER programs can help you reduce your energy consumption and save you money. To learn more about EmPOWER and how you can participate, click here.