The Energy Matters blog provides a wealth of content to help contractors and programs alike succeed.

From general business advice for contractors to the specifics of those looking at transitioning an HVAC company to home performance, to helping programs understand how to work with contractors, the blog is a regular stream of not-to-be missed information. Read the latest.

Mike Rogers is a skilled and dynamic speaker who has spoken at building conferences and meetings and events for more than 20 years.

From groups of more than 1,000 to customized one-on-one sessions for business owners or staff, he offers a variety of approaches to meet your needs. Looking for practical and applied? A motivational keynote?  Book Mike.

Contractors aren’t signing up? Program results suffering? Evaluations and independent reports agree the engaging contractors is critical.

With experience in both the contracting and program worlds, OmStout helps programs develop strategies that can effectively entice contractors and homeowners alike to reach energy-savings and other goals. Contact us.


Great training, thanks! Spending two days with you were simply transforming.–Scott Bigness

Mike Rogers is one of my home performance heroes. He thinks big, takes big steps and gets big results, but more importantly he takes the time to show the rest of us the way forward. He's been a trusted friend, supporter and ally not only for Home Energy, but for home performance and the HVAC industry–Tom White, Home Energy Magazine

Mike is a very knowledgeable leader in the Home Performance industry. His experience, leadership, and deep awareness of the developing Home Performance industry spans the very beginning of Home Performance with Energy Star to his current role helping contractors and programs alike.–Richard Riegel Burbank, President/CEO, Evergreen Home Performance

Talk about 'street wise' in the area of Home Energy Retrofits. Mike understands this market sector and what it takes to get homeowners to invest in improving the energy efficiency of their homes.–Mike Lubliner, Washington State University Energy Program

I consider Mike Rogers to be a thought leader in the energy efficiency industry. He is a charismatic speaker, successful businessman, and passionate about transforming and growing the home performance market.–Cynthia Adams, Executive Director, LEAP

Mike helped define and launch Home Performance with Energy Star and provides extensive service to the home energy retrofit industry through many committees, nonprofit boards, conference presentations, papers and articles, his blog, and more. His generosity, intelligence, humor, and effectiveness are well known throughout that industry and beyond.–Bob Knight, President, BKI