Workforce Development
Center for Energy Efficiency and Building Science (CEEBS)

Partners and Affiliates

BPI logo Building Performance Institute (BPI)

The Building Performance Institute is an independent, not-for-profit, national standards development and credentialing organization for residential energy efficiency retrofit work. Through a network of affiliated training organizations BPI provides individual professional certifications, as well as many other accreditations and services, and brings together leading building science experts from across North America.
NYSERDA logo New York State Energy Research & Development Authority (NYSERDA)

New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) is a public benefit corporation created in 1975. NYSERDA’s earliest efforts focused solely on research and development with the goal of reducing the State’s petroleum consumption. Today, NYSERDA’s aim is to help New York meet its energy goals: reducing energy consumption, promoting the use of renewable energy sources and protecting the environment.
NYSBA logo New York State Builders Association Research & Education Foundation

The New York State Builders Association Research and Education Foundation (NYSBA REF) was formed in 1999 and is the pre-eminent philanthropic foundation in New York State dedicated to advancing the housing industry through research and education. We provide scholarships, research grants and other education programs to further the professionalism of the housing industry for the benefit of the public.
US Department of Labor logo Community Based Job Training / US Dept. of Labor

CBJT grants are employer-focused and build on the High Growth Job Training Initiative, a national model for demand-driven workforce development implemented by strategic partnerships between the workforce investment system, employers, and community colleges and other training providers. The primary purpose of the CBJTG grants is to build the capacity of community colleges to train workers to develop the skills required to succeed in high growth/high demand industries.
Conservation Services Group logo Conservation Services Group

Since 1984, Conservation Services Group (CSG) has pioneered promoting energy efficiency, conservation and clean energy technologies that are helping consumers save money as well as protecting the environment.
New York State Weatherization Directors Association New York State Weatherization Directors Association

NYSWDA provides materials and equipment procurement services for a network of weatherization agencies as well as a collective voice for public policy input and regulatory compliance.
Affordable Comfort logo Affordable Comfort, Inc. (ACI)

The mission of ACI is to advance the performance of residential buildings through unbiased education.
Saturn Resource Management Saturn Resource Management

Saturn Resource Management, Inc. is a privately-owned company based in Helena, Montana. It has been involved in the energy conservation field for more than 20 years, offering technical assistance, producing custom publications and delivering classroom and online training.