ConSol Home Energy Efficiency Rating Services: Application to Use the Energuy BOSS External Digital Data Source: Nonconfidential Summary of Application for Public Disclosure
December 16, 2021
Energy Efficiency (400)
Home Energy Rating System Program - HERS
The 2019 Building Energy Efficiency Standards allow a registration provider to use an external digital data source service as an alternative to keyed-in data entry for authorized users of the data registry. The registration provider must apply to the California Energy Commission (CEC) for approval to use the service (Title 24, Part 6, Reference Joint Appendix JA7.8).
ConSol Home Energy Efficiency Rating Services, Inc., a CEC-approved registration provider, applied to use the Energuy BOSS external digital data source service with the associated data registry on June 16, 2021.
In accordance with Title 24, Part 1 Section 10-110(a) of the California Building Code, on August 31, 2021, the executive director of the CEC determined that the application is complete with all the supporting information required under Section 10-109(i) and Reference Joint Appendix JA7.
The executive director will provide a public comment period to give interested parties an opportunity to review the application and provide public comments. The executive director will also schedule a workshop to provide an additional venue for public comments following Title 24, Part 1 Section 10-110(d). The public comment period and workshop will be announced in a notice issued by the CEC.
This staff report summarizes the submitted application intended for public review and comment under Title 24, Part 1 Section 10-110(b) but does not contain any confidential information. This report also describes the requirements for external digital data source applications and provides an overview of the application review and approval process.