Building Energy Compliance Testing (BECT) provides a variety of energy efficiency services to the San Francisco Bay Area. We assist the building industry, home owners and commercial building owners by performing testing, registration, and consulting. We direct the industry toward buildings with lower energy costs, superior comfort and healthy interior air quality. We can guide you towards participation in a variety of State and utility sponsored energy efficiency and renewable energy programs. A sampling of our services include: Home Energy Ratings (HERS) for HERS1 and HERS2, Green Point ratings and other energy efficiency services.

BECT was founded by George Matthews – a HERS Rater, building contractor and energy auditor. George has worked as a remodeling contractor, developer of solar, energy efficient houses, energy efficiency project manager, and HVAC sales consultant. George has over 25 years of experience in the field. George has worked with California Multifamily New Homes program (CMFNH), Tax Credit Allocation Committee (TCAC) program rebates, verification for the New Solar Homes Program (NSHP) and Energy Star for Homes 3.0. Created sampling groups in both LEED green Ratings and Green Point Ratings. George also has provided Quality Insulation Installation (QII) inspections for HERS compliance. He has worked on the California Lighting and Appliance Program.