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The Oregon Department of Energy is working on developing a statewide Home Energy Performance Score system, which would help homeowners and potential homebuyers better understand a home's energy efficiency.
  
  
21 Dec 2016Conclusion of Rulemaking for Home Energy Performance Score Program

The Oregon Department of Energy submitted final rules to the Secretary of State on December 21, 2016 for the Home Energy Performance Score program. This concludes the formal rulemaking process, which closed on November 29, 2016

Materials:
Final Rules - submitted to the Secretary of State
Hearing Officer Report - including a summary of written and oral comments received during the public comment period and the department's response to comments.

29 Nov 2016Public Hearing for Home Energy Performance Scores Proposed Draft Rules
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
2:00 pm
Oreg​on Department of Energy
625 Marion St. NE
Salem, Oregon  97301
 
Webinar Access - Call in number: (877) 848-7030      Access code: 7873317
 
ODOE will accept oral testimony on proposed Energy Performance Scores rules at the public hearing. Participants unable to attend may call in to provide oral comments. Written comments on the rulemaking are due by 5 pm on November 29, 2016. For more information on this rulemaking or to provide written comments, please contact Wendy Simons at wendy.simons@oregon.gov or call (503) 378-6043.

​Background
stakeholder panel has been meeting since 2014 to work collaboratively on standardizing a scoring system to use statewide. Please see the Home Energy Performance Score System Stakeholder Panel webpage for more information about Home Energy Performance Scores and stakeholder panel meetings.
 

NOTE: To request an interpreter for the hearing impaired or accommodations for persons with disabilities, please contact the Oregon Department of Energy at least 72 hours before the meeting at 1-800-221-8035 or fax 503-373-7806. TTY users should call the Oregon Relay Service at 711.​

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disability icons To request an interpreter for the hearing impaired or accommodations for persons with disabilities, please contact the Oregon Department of Energy at least 72 hours before the meeting at
1-800-221-8035 or fax 503-373-7806. TTY users should call the Oregon Relay Service at 711.​​​​​
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