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Building energy efficient homes is the first step to Going Green! Builders today face a number of challenges in today's market. Comfort, energy efficiency, safety and durability are a few examples of what today's homebuyers are increasingly becoming educated on. Don't be left behind! From start to finish, we are committed to providing our clients the insight they need to build and sell high-performance homes.

Go Green, NM offers a wide variety of services to meet our builder clients needs. This website is designed to provide you not only with information about our services, but useful information and green insight gathered from a variety of sources in New Mexico and on the Web.  Go Green, NM is constantly searching for new products, new techniques, new opportunities for our clients. We are well-educated, well-trained, and well-equipped.

Information on Incentives   New Mexico Building Codes
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On January 28, 2011 the State of NM is moved to a new Energy Code based the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code for all permitted building construction that includes residential and commercial. Read more about the new energy code .....


Green Program Checklists

Building Solutions

NAHB, Build Green NM, and LEED-H each have a checklist describing the components necessary to score points and achieve various levels in each program.


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Build Green NM - Silver Certification & HERS 60 is required for the New Mexico Sustainable Building Tax Credit. Choose Go Green, NM as your Energy Rater and Green Verifier!

LEED for Homes - Silver or above & HERS 60 is required for the New Mexico Sustainable Building Tax Credit. Choose Go Green, NM as your HERS Rater & Green Rater!

National Green Build Standard - The Home Innovation Research Laboratory administers the National Green Building Standard. The standard was adopted by BGNM. Choose Go Green, NM as your HERS Rater and Green Verifier!

Go Green, NM can help you achieve HERS requirements  for NAHB, BGNM, LEED-H and for local and federal tax incentives!  Click here to Contact Us Today for more details!

We are your one stop shop for energy codes and green building! Go Green, NM provides, consulting, HERS, performance testing, and reporting the above programs including Energy Star Version 3.0!

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pdf Designs for Cold Climates
pdf Designs for Hot/Dry and Mixed/Dry Climates
pdf Ducts in Conditioned Space
pdf Energy Star Thermal Bypass Guide
pdf The Perfect Wall
pdf Ice Dams
pdf Radiant Barriers
pdf Attic Ventilation
pdf Optimum Value Engineered Framing
pdf Advanced Wall Framing
pdf Window Installation Best Practices
pdf Go Green, NM Energy Rating Process
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