News Releases

New Podcast Poised to Disrupt the Building Science Industry

Shawna HendersonJuly 09, 2021

July 9, 2021 (K'jipuktuk/Halifax, NS)   This Must Be The Place: The Building Science Podcast is hosted by nationally recognized leader and innovator in the housing efficiency sector, Shawna Henderson. This Must Be The Place is full of personal stories, inspiration, highly practical tools, observations, tactics and strategies as well...

Shawna Henderson Featured in Deep Energy Retrofits Webinar

Shawna HendersonJune 17, 2021

Join Blue House Energy CEO Shawna Henderson is presenting on deep energy retrofits August 6th. This webinar offers 6.0 PDHs to professional engineers and 6.0 HSW continuing education hours to architects.

Blue House Energy and Shawna Henderson featured in Greener Homes Initiative Announcement!

Shawna HendersonMay 31, 2021

Shawna's story as an Energy Advisor was featured in comments made by Efficiency Canada Executive Director Corey Diamond at the official announcement of training funding for Energy Advisors under the Greener Homes Initiative. Check out Corey's comments and video of the announcement.

Shawna Henderson Interview with the Building Performance Association

Shawna HendersonApril 27, 2021

Blue House Energy CEO, Shawna Henderson was featured in a Building Performance Association Q&A which explores how she got into the building and home performance industry and what she considers the greatest accomplishment in her career.

Busy Housing Professionals Now Have Online Learning at Their Fingertips

Shawna HendersonApril 08, 2021

April 8, 2021 (K'jipuktuk/Halifax, NS) Blue House Energy (BHE) supports the home construction and renovation industry in Canada and the US with interactive on-demand courses in building science and construction technology. Over 5,000 housing professionals to date have chosen Blue House Energy as their continuing education provider. To maintain or...

Greener Homes Initiative Means More Energy Evaluations

Shawna HendersonMarch 30, 2021

March 30, 2021 (K'jipuktuk/Halifax, NS) Blue House Energy (BHE) is gearing up to support the Greener Homes Initiative and the call for homeowners to invest in their homes to make them more comfortable while at the same time reducing energy costs and greenhouse gas emissions.   Canada’s Greener Homes Initiative requires...

Online Energy Efficiency Training Goes Monthly

Shawna HendersonMarch 30, 2021

March 18, 2021 (K'jipuktuk/Halifax, NS)  Blue House Energy (BHE) announced the launch of the Training Concierge, a subscription service that offers energy efficiency program managers and human resource managers industry-vetted online training in building science, energy efficiency and construction technology.   “The Training Concierge has been in the works for a...

Online Learning Preps for Hands-On Training in Building Performance Construction Industry

Matt HerdonFebruary 16, 2015

Building Performance Center Inc. (BPCi) announces the immediate availability of Building Science Basics online learning course by Blue House Energy (BHE). The course ensures everyone involved in energy efficient home construction and renovation has a common understanding of how heat, air and moisture interact and affect the building’s performance. The result is improved comfort, health, and safety, as well as lower energy costs in homes. Building Science Basics ( is now the starting point for BPCi’s BPI Building Analyst Training, underpinning the solid classroom training provided by BPCi’s seasoned instructors, Andy Wahl and Laura Seidman.

GreenHome Institute Offers Online Learning From Blue House Energy

Matt HerdonJanuary 22, 2015

Green Renovation Gets A Boost From Online Learning in Building Science for Energy Efficient Homes IBS, Las Vegas, NV January 22, 2015 - GreenHome Institute (GHI) announces the immediate availability of Building Science Basics online training course by Blue House Energy (BHE). The course ensures everyone involved in energy efficient home construction and renovation  has a common understanding of how heat, air and moisture interact and affect the house’s performance. The result is lower energy costs, comfort, and health in homes.

Energy Efficiency Experts Blue House Energy Introduce Online Learning Program for Trades and Contractors

Shawna HendersonFebruary 27, 2014

Building Science Basics course enables builders to hone their knowledge of building science and energy efficiency and lower call back rates. Halifax, NS.  February 27, 2014 – The renovation and new construction industries have a new resource to help them build more energy efficient housing as a result of Blue House Energy’s launch of its on-line course, Building Science Basics. The comprehensive, self-directed online program is designed for tradespeople, contractors, and builders who want to improve their knowledge of building science and energy efficiency. Understanding the ‘why’ behind energy efficiency measures improves how the work is done, leading to a lower call back rate from homeowners, thereby increasing the efficiency of the work done.

Blue House Energy Unveils Online Energy Efficiency Training

Shawna HendersonJune 11, 2013

Blue House Energy (BHE) today launched its online energy efficiency training platform for trades people, renovators and contractors, offering convenience and cost-savings in a state-of-the-art education program.