Richard Manning
(631) 326-7540


New York State Energy/Building Consultant


A highly motivated, meticulous and hardworking Construction/Consultant professional with over 20 years of experience working as a consultant in commercial and residential building inspections. Strengths include inspection of buildings, wiring, plumbing, heating systems, and foundations during and after construction for structural quality, general safety, and conformance to local specifications and codes. Also inspected facilities to determine their environmental impact. Extremely loyal and conscientious, with an eagerness to provide top-quality work and strong public relations.
A NYS Code Enforcement Officer and a HERS Rater that performs modeling for new construction buildings that conform to NYS Energy Conservation Code and Energy Star requirements. He performs 3rd party verification requirements for code compliance, and testing such as Blower door and duct leakage testing.
A LEED certified consultant for BD&C as well as LEED for Homes, and a Green Rater for new homes seeking rebates and tax incentives.
Instructor and proctor for Building Performance Institute (BPI). He also sits on the BPI Technical Committee that develop the standards for the energy industry. He advises companies that perform Energy Audits and performs QA. He also holds certifications for Home Energy Score and IDL certifications.

Work Experience:

Energy Master L I BUILDING CONSULTANTS, Hauppauge, NY 2013-present
Building Performance Contractor / Energy Consultant
Performs energy audits for existing homes as well as upgrading them to reduce energy costs by air sealing, insulation and replacing heating systems.
H.E.R.S. rater who performs ratings on new construction buildings to Energy Star standards.
Perform moisture evaluation inspections on buildings.
LEED AP BD&C and Homes, and certified Green rater
Performs LEED Green Rater services
BPI certified in BA, Shell, Heating, AC/HP, Energy Auditor, QCI inspector, HES
Performs HES QA for provider (BPI)
Instructor for most BPI certifications
Sits on the technical committee for developing standards
Performs Proctor services for Kaplan University, Suffolk County Community College and several Test Centers
Instructor for Home Inspection Licensing for New York State for B.O.C.E.S.
Instructor for CEU’s for Home Inspectors and BPI
Instructor for Urban Green Council
Provides services for LEED AP-BD&C and Homes
Sits on technical Committee for BPI since 2013

Energy Master & Environmental Solutions, Hauppauge, NY 2005-2012
Owner / President
A Home Performance Contracting Business
A licensed building contractor for Nassau and Suffolk Counties.
BPI certified in BA, Shell, Heating, Envelope, Energy Auditor, QCI, AC/HP
Home Performance Contractor in Suffolk and Nassau
Performed energy audits and assessments for residential and commercial buildings, air sealing
Conducted HERS ratings for Energy Star and new construction.
Volunteer work for Habitat for Humanity.
Arbitrator for National Center for Dispute Settlements, past 20 years

World Inspection Network Franchise, Smithtown, NY 1996-2005
Owner /President
Conducted home inspections and assessments for residential and commercial buildings.
Inspected over 4000 residential and commercial buildings.

Memberships and Affiliations:

Member of the Building Performance Institute and RESNET
National Association of Home Inspectors (NAHI) with a CRI designation
Past President and Co-founder of the Metropolitan Association of Home Inspectors
Past President of the Long Island Chapter of the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI)
Member of International Code Council (ICC)
Member of NCDS, Construction Arbitrator with Construction Arbitration Service (CAS)
United States Green Building Council (USGBC)
Board member of the Long Island Chapter (USGBC)
NYS Code Enforcement Official member of (NYSBOC)


BPI certified Shell, Heating Specialist and BA, AC/HP
Certified BPI proctor for BA, BE, Heating, AC/HP and NREL EA and QCI
Certified H.E.R.S. Rater
Certified Green Rater-LEED, USGBC
Certified in LEED-AP-Homes
Certified Thermographer, Building Science Institute Reg. #23648
EPA-608- Universal Certification
OSHA 30 Certification
NYS Certified Code Enforcement Official
Licensed New York State Home Inspector

Teaching Experience:

Board of Cooperative Educational Services, (BOCES), Wilson Tech Center, Dix Hills, NY
Home Inspection Training and Continuing Education Instructor

Approved NYS instructor for Real Estate Agents at the American Real Estate School

Trains students for Home Inspection Licensing and CEU instructor

BPI proctor performing written and field test for BA ES, AC/HP and Heating Certifications for candidates wishing to become BPI Certified

Conducted OC audits for International Building Testing and Safety (IBTS)

GPRO trainer with Urban Green Council, and speaker

Teaches the new 2015 Energy Code to engineers and architects

Conduct QA-Mentoring for Home Energy Score for BPI candidates


Suffolk County Community College and Dowling College
Major: History Minor: Philosophy