Energy Efficient New Homes

CSG designs and implements award-winning energy efficient new construction and green building certification programs for clients nationwide. We direct and train a specialized work force to create and certify affordable, high performance homes and buildings with increased energy efficiency, comfort, and safety.
Energy Efficient New Homes Programs
CSG’s new home program implementation and Building Performance Consulting services help builders exceed efficiency standards and help our clients meet savings goals. Our technical experts have developed energy efficient new construction standards in alliance with industry leaders and our clients.

Within client programs and as à la carte consulting services, our attention to detail matters. With an emphasis on the whole-house approach we provide cost-effective new construction program implementation and consulting services for certifications including:
new homes energy efficiency

  • ENERGY STAR® Certified Homes
  • LEED® for Homes
  • National Green Building Standard
  • Utility-branded efficient new homes
  • Home MPG

View a fact sheet about CSG’s Building Performance Consulting services.

Energy Efficient New Homes: Program Implementation

CSG provides complete implementation services for new homes programs. We:ENERGY STAR New Homes Program Stats

  • Develop program design
  • Manage program, including customer service/contact centers
  • Recruit and train program partners
  • Perform Quality Control
  • Process incentives
  • Compile data and report on activities and results
  • Provide field staff technical support

Have a question on new home program implementation services? Contact us.

Energy Efficient New Homes: Consulting Services

CSG works with owners, architects, and builders to achieve affordable high performance buildings. Our expert in-field verification supports the successful implementation of smart designs. We offer complete consulting services throughout construction for energy efficient new homes and buildings, including:

  • Energy modeling and design support
  • Complete building performance testing
  • HERS ratings and inspections
  • Green certifications
  • Software solutions
  • Incentive processing
  • Marketing support

Looking for a green certification consultant for your new construction project? Contact us.

Program Implementation example: New York ENERGY STAR Homes Program

For NYSERDA, CSG delivers the New York ENERGY STAR Homes Program, an enhanced version of the U.S. EPA’s ENERGY STAR program for 1-4 family and low-rise dwellings. The program encourages energy efficient construction techniques and requires installation of high efficiency HVAC systems. Technical assistance and financial incentives are provided to participating home builders and Home Energy Rating System (HERS) Raters/Providers. CSG provides full implementation services for this program.

New Homes Consulting example: Building Performance Consulting

CSG’s Building Performance Consulting team helps builders, architects, and contractors build and certify energy efficient new construction projects.  We provide consulting throughout the project, including diagnostic testing services and third-party green building verifications and certification including ENERGY STAR® certification and LEED™ certification.  Learn more


CSG is proud to be an ENERGY STAR partnerConservation Services Group is proud to provide rating services to certify new homes for the ENERGY STAR® label. The ENERGY STAR label on a home means that it has been designed and built to standards well above other homes in the market today.  It means better quality, better comfort, and better durability.  It also means that the home is a better value for today, and a better investment for tomorrow.  The ENERGY STAR label gives homeowners the peace of mind that their home has undergone a better process for inspections, testing, and verification to ensure that it meets strict requirements set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

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