Brooklyn Green Home Solutions Inc. ensures that all of our Energy Savings Consultants are licensed and certified by the nation’s top energy programs and institutions to guarantee quality performance and to be informed with the latest technology in home energy efficiency.
The Building Performance Institute (BPI) is a recognized global leader, supporting the development of a highly professional building performance industry through individual and organizational credentialing and a rigorous quality assurance program. BPI utilizes integrated certification, accreditation and quality assurance programs to measure the knowledge, skills and competency of individuals and organizations.
Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® is a national program from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department Of Energy, offering a comprehensive, whole-house approach to improving energy efficiency and comfort at home, while helping to protect the environment. Brooklyn Green Home Solutions participates in the NYSERDA sponsored Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® program that helps you cost-effectively improve your home's energy efficiency.
The Environmental Protection Agency has trained and certified Brooklyn Green Home Solutions Inc consultants to safely perform activities such as sanding, cutting, and demolition to prevent lead contamination that may be harmful to children and adults. Under a rule issued by the EPA, beginning April 22, 2010, contractors performing renovation, repair and painting projects that disturb lead-based paint in homes, child care facilities, and schools built before 1978 must be certified and must follow specific work practices to prevent lead contamination.
New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) is a public benefit corporation created in 1975. 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. NYSERDA created New York Energy Smart® to help maintain momentum for the State’s effort to develop competitive markets for energy efficiency and to provide direct economic and environmental benefits to New Yorkers.
The Building Performance Contractors Association of New York State (BPCA/NYS), is a not-for-profit statewide trade association of more than 200 building performance contractors, home energy raters, building diagnosticians, energy auditors, engineers, architects and consultants. BPCA/NYS strives for the application of high building standards in comprehensive building performance evaluations for existing homes.
As required by law Brooklyn Green Home Solutions Inc. has both the home improvement and salesperson license (HIC # 1377353).
In addition, our principal, Bob Gilbert is a LEED Green Association and a graduate of NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate with a Master's of Science in Construction Management.