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Engineering green 2017, October 24 in Baltimore MD

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Engineering Green is designed for professionals and others interested in the planning, technical design, and t… more...

replies | 2 views | Posted on: 08/17/2017

Lunch & Learn: Natural Gas for Sustainable Design, September 13 in Chattanooga TN

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Free for Members to Attend / $15 Non-Members: RSVP HERE! Join green|spaces for our monthly lunch & learn. S… more...

replies | 6 views | Posted on: 08/17/2017

Project Drawdown Webinar on October 4

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Join SSF Managing Director, Edward Saltzberg, and Chip Comins, CEO and Charman of the American Renewable Energ… more...

0 replies | 58 views | Posted on: 08/15/2017

2017 Tennessee Tiny House Festival - September 8 - 10,

Posted by: Allison Friedman

The United Tiny House Association is bringing its popular for-charity Tiny House Festivals to Tennessee: ~ … more...

0 replies | 21 views | Posted on: 08/15/2017

Regional and State Energy Policy Update, September 7 in Portland ME

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Regional Energy Policy - Clean Energy Procurement In 2017, Massachusetts called out for proposals for 1200 … more...

0 replies | 16 views | Posted on: 08/14/2017

Catalysts of the Climate Economy - National Innovation Summit - September 6-8, Burlington, Vermont

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Innovators are powering economic success by solving the challenges presented by climate change. Catalysts of t… more...

0 replies | 38 views | Posted on: 08/15/2017

Green Construction Homes Tour, August 15 in Chattanooga, TN

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Join green|spaces for the next construction tour at the NextGen Homes. This tour will feature green infrastruc… more...

0 replies | 75 views | Posted on: 08/14/2017

Advancements in measuring bicycle and Pedestrian Accessibility Webinar, September 12

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Measures of destination accessibility by automobile and transit are growing in use. Virginia, for example, eva… more...

0 replies | 119 views | Posted on: 08/09/2017

What is a Passive House?

Posted by: AbbieKnight

According to Wikipedia, the definition of a passive house is “is a rigorous, voluntary standard for energy e… more...

0 replies | 622 views | Posted on: 08/07/2017

HeatSmart Mass: Technology Overview and Questions Webinar; August 7

Posted by: AbbieKnight

MassCEC will provide an overview of the HeatSmart Mass program, answer questions about the RFP, and provide an… more...

0 replies | 235 views | Posted on: 08/07/2017

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2017 Massachusetts Green Careers Conference, October 5 in Westborough

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

Our 9th annual conference will be held October 5, 2017 at the Mass Fisheries & Wildlife building, 1 Rabbit Hil… more...

replies | 1 views | Posted on: 08/17/2017

2017 Passive House Massachusetts Symposium, October 25 in Boston

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

Passive house standards and strategies have come a long way in recent years and are now ready to transform the… more...

replies | 1 views | Posted on: 08/17/2017

Construct, September 13-15 in Providence RI

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Group: Rhode Island Green Building

CONSTRUCT is your most cost effective strategy for combining educational opportunities with practical, real-wo… more...

replies | 9 views | Posted on: 08/17/2017

The Reasons Why the Museum of Tomorrow has a LEED-certified Gold Seal

Posted by: Suelen Ribeiro

Group: Brasil Green Building

Designed by the architect Santiago Calatrava, the Museum of Tomorrow is located in the Pier de Mauá, the port… more...

0 replies | 19 views | Posted on: 08/16/2017

Renew Energy Initiative - Annual Gathering at North Farm, Brownfields and Other Challenging Sites for Solar Projects, August 23, Brghton

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Rhode Island Green Building

Annual REI Gathering at North Farm: Underutilized Resources and Tremendous Opportunities: Brownfields and Ot… more...

0 replies | 226 views | Posted on: 08/15/2017

The Road to Our Clean Transportation Future - September 26, Boston

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

After immense success reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the electric sector across the Northeast, public an… more...

0 replies | 31 views | Posted on: 08/16/2017

CALGreen for Non-Residential Projects Explained - September 14, Sacramento

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: California Green Building

ZC Sr Project Manager Susan Di Giulio and Isaac Chambers, partner with the Harrison Thomas Group, will be teac… more...

0 replies | 113 views | Posted on: 08/15/2017

CALGreen for Non-Residential Projects Explained - September 12, Oakland

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: California Green Building

ZC Sr Project Manager Susan Di Giulio and Isaac Chambers, partner with the Harrison Thomas Group, will be teac… more...

0 replies | 14 views | Posted on: 08/14/2017

2017 Passive House Massachusetts Symposium - October 25 9 am - 5 pm, Boston

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

Passive House Massachusetts Symposium Getting High Performance Buildings Done Passive house standards and … more...

0 replies | 210 views | Posted on: 08/14/2017

Western Mass Green Consortium's Green Night: Healthy Homes and Healthy Families on September 13 in Northampton

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

Join the Western Mass Green Consortium at the upcoming Green Night from 5PM – 7PM on , September 13, 2017, a… more...

0 replies | 237 views | Posted on: 08/09/2017

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I need a fabulous water-based poly or other eco floor coating

Posted by: Allison Friedman

I need a recommendation for a water-based poly. When I mentioned using a more environmentally friendly floor … more...

12 replies | 2659 views | Posted on: 05/13/2015

Clean Power

Posted by: Steven Fitzgerald

The EPA Clean Power Plan is the nation’s first comprehensive effort to reduce carbon pollution from electric… more...

5 replies | 1505 views | Posted on: 05/01/2015

The Green Brick Wall

Posted by: StyroHome

If you attempt to build a "GREEN" home almost anywhere in America fo probably will run head-on to the Invisibl… more...

4 replies | 1079 views | Posted on: 10/08/2015

Please help my Mother-In-Law with a simple Intro to MDF products :)

Posted by: Allison Friedman

My mother-in-law is building a new home, and she wants an introduction to the difference between MDF and "real… more...

4 replies | 2082 views | Posted on: 05/06/2015

Greenbuild Seeks 700 Student Volunteers - Earn a FREE 3-day show pass! Sign up now to be on the list!

Posted by: NSchepis

Calling All Students! Are you... Passionate about green buildings? Interested in pursuing a career in a… more...

3 replies | 196 views | Posted on: 03/30/2017

"Drive Green" Rebate Programs in MA and RI: Buy Electric Vehicles at Lower Rates- This Program has been Extended!!

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Mass Energy and People's Power & Light are offering a discount and rebate program that allows people to buy an… more...

3 replies | 526 views | Posted on: 12/07/2016

Mass Save Residential High Performance and Net Zero Construction Workshop - October 6 - Boston (This event has been postponed)

Posted by: Allison Friedman

High Performance and Net Zero Construction Workshop Are you interested in learning about high performance a… more...

3 replies | 464 views | Posted on: 09/26/2016

Material and Resource Summit

Posted by: Steven Fitzgerald

Yesterday I had the Opportunity to attend the Materials Summit that was sponsored by the Massachusetts Chapter… more...

3 replies | 1342 views | Posted on: 11/15/2014

France Declares All New Rooftops Must Be Topped With Plants Or Solar Panels

Posted by: Chelsea W.

French environmentalists cheered as France passed a law mandating all new buildings being built in commercial … more...

3 replies | 1069 views | Posted on: 05/27/2015

What you count counts

Posted by: StacySinclair

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3 replies | 206 views | Posted on: 04/26/2017

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Massachusetts Green Builders

A place to discuss local green building issues and events with your colleagues from Massachusetts. Feel free … more...

40 members | 468 discussions

Emerging Green Professionals

This is a group for students and professionals who are new to green building. Use this space to connect with o… more...

15 members | 9 discussions

Affordable Green Housing

Join our group to share affordable green housing information, news and events. (Photo is of the E+ Housing … more...

14 members | 39 discussions

New York Green Building Group

Come here to interact with others from New York State! Discuss local green building issues and events with you… more...

13 members | 182 discussions

Colorado High Performance and Passive House Building Group

Colorado is the perfect environment to build high performance building that are cost effective and comfortable… more...

10 members | 46 discussions

Florida Green Building Group

There is so much green building going on in Florida, we needed a group to cover it all! This group is a place … more...

10 members | 22 discussions

Developing Technologies

We are on the edge of incredible technologies. Quantum physics will soon allow molecular surgery that will p… more...

10 members | 2 discussions

California Green Building

This is a place to discuss California green building issues and events. Please post your news, events, questio… more...

9 members | 82 discussions

Pennsylvania Sustainability Group

A resource for everyone interested in sustainability, the built environment and environmental stewardship. Wh… more...

9 members | 41 discussions

Connecticut Green Building

Connecticut Green Building news and events. Add your news, events, questions, and comments. There's a lot goi… more...

9 members | 20 discussions


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