Campaign Partners

The Smart Tools for Efficient HVAC Performance (STEP) Campaign is a public-private initiative designed to encourage the use of smart diagnostic tools by contractors for optimized performance of residential HVAC systems. Organizers serve as advisors for the campaign and Partners are organizations that participate in or support the campaign.  

Contractors

 

If you are an HVAC contractor and use or are interested in using smart diagnostic tools for quality HVAC installations and maintenance, contact us

Tool/App Developers and Distributors

If you are an HVAC diagnostic application developer, tool manufacturer, or diagnostic tool distributor and are interested in participating in the campaign, contact us

Utilities and Program Implementers

If you are a utility, program implementer, or energy efficiency organization and use or are interested in using smart diagnostic tools for quality HVAC installations and maintenance, contact us

Weatherization Organizations

If you are involved with weatherization and use or are interested in using smart diagnostic tools for quality HVAC installations and maintenance, contact us

Others

If your organization uses, or is interested in using smart diagnostic tools for quality HVAC installation and maintenance, contact us

Campaign Organizers

This effort is a collaboration between the Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA), Building Performance Association (BPA), Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE), North American Technician Excellence (NATE), Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA), and the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (US DOE EERE).

Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA)
The Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) is a nationwide, non-profit association for professionals that install and maintain HVACR, indoor environment, and building performance systems. ACCA provides their 60,000 professionals with education ...
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Building Performance Association (BPA)
The Building Performance Association (BPA) is a 501(c)6 industry association committed to redefining the industry by supporting policies that will improve and increase the expansion of home and building performance, energy efficiency businesses, and ...
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Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE)
The Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE) is an award-winning non-profit comprised of US and Canadian energy efficiency administrators working together to accelerate the development and availability of energy efficient products and services ...
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North American Technician Excellence (NATE)
Founded in 1997, North American Technician Excellence (NATE) is the nation’s largest non-profit certification organization for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration technicians. The company's vision is to be the leader in developing ...
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Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA)
The Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA) is an alliance of more than 140 utilities and energy efficiency organizations working on behalf of more than 13 million energy consumers to increase the adoption of energy-efficient products, services ...
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The STEP Campaign is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy and managed by the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL).

 

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